Newest Stiffs:

  • Burt Reynolds

    Burt Reynolds · 82

    February 11th, 1936 — September 6th, 2018

    No longer east bound, but definitely down.

  • Neil Simon

    Neil Simon · 91

    July 4th, 1927 — August 26th, 2018

    Simon says....well, nothing really.

  • John McCain

    John McCain · 81

    August 29th, 1936 — August 25th, 2018

    He ran for President twice. Apparently he was way, WAY too smart for that job.

  • Robin Leach

    Robin Leach · 76

    August 29th, 1941 — August 24th, 2018

    Lifestyles of the Limp and Lifeless.

  • Kofi Annan

    Kofi Annan · 80

    April 8th, 1938 — August 18th, 2018

    Even winning the Nobel wasn't enough to rank him higher than Boutros Boutros-Ghali in the list of all-time great United Nations Secretary-General names.

Today's Celebrity Birthdays:

  • James Gandolfini

    James Gandolfini

    would have been 57 today
    September 18th, 1961 — June 19th, 2013

    Probably more like a baritone now.

  • Rick Pitino

    Rick Pitino · 66

    (b) September 18th, 1952

  • Frankie Avalon

    Frankie Avalon · 78

    (b) September 18th, 1940

  • Leon Askin

    Leon Askin

    would have been 111 today
    September 18th, 1907 — June 3rd, 2005

    Looks like they sent General Burkhalter to the Russian front.

Today's Celebrity Deaths:

  • Steve Sabol

    Steve Sabol · 69

    died 6 years ago today
    October 2nd, 1942 — September 18th, 2012

    The guy won 40 emmys for making movies about football. Not sure if that means he was great at it, or the emmys are stupid.

  • Russ Meyer

    Russ Meyer · 82

    died 14 years ago today
    March 21st, 1922 — September 18th, 2004

    Now stationed six feet beneath the Valley Of The Ultra-Vixens.

  • Marvin Mitchelson

    Marvin Mitchelson · 76

    died 14 years ago today
    May 7th, 1928 — September 18th, 2004

    What do you want to bet he's already getting a long-awaited, eternal ass-kicking from Lee Marvin?

  • Bob Hayes

    Bob Hayes · 59

    died 16 years ago today
    December 20th, 1942 — September 18th, 2002

    The bullet bites it.

  • Jimmy Witherspoon

    Jimmy Witherspoon · 77

    died 21 years ago today
    August 8th, 1920 — September 18th, 1997

    Dead blues guy.

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