This list was submitted by USER00308 on Monday, December 26th, 2005 at 5:45 PM PST for The 2006 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Lloyd Bentsen||May 23rd, 2006||77|
|9||Jesse Helms||July 4th, 2008||86|
|8||Gerald Ford||December 26th, 2006||93|
|7||Billy Graham||February 21st, 2018||99|
|6||Boris Yeltsin||April 23rd, 2007||76|
|5||Annette Funicello||April 8th, 2013||70|
|4||Maharishi Yogi||February 5th, 2008||90|
|3||Olivia de Havilland||July 26th, 2020||104|
|2||Kurt Waldheim||June 14th, 2007||88|
|1||Larry 'Bud' Melman||March 19th, 2007||85|
|18 points||2 hits|
Yes - he was a 24 time all-star selection, compiled 3630 hits, and is widely considered the best left fielder of all time, and is in the Hall of Fame. But for OUR money, the fact that he played the harmonica on Hee Haw in 1994 AND made an album of harmonica songs? THAT is what makes someone famous.
(d) January 19th, 2013