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This list was submitted by Canucklehead on Sunday, January 14th, 2007 at 10:02 PM PST for The 2007 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.

Points Celebrity Date of Death Age 
10Run Run ShawJanuary 6th, 2014106
9Kirk DouglasAlive101
8Aleksandr SolzhenitsynAugust 3rd, 200889
7Kurt Vonnegut April 11th, 200784
6Saddam HusseinDecember 29th, 200669
5Tom Poston April 30th, 200785
4Harry MorganDecember 7th, 201196
3Paris HiltonAlive37
2Gloria StuartSeptember 26th, 2010100
1Kim Jong-ilDecember 18th, 201170
12 points 2 hits 
 

 

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His high-protein, low-carbohydrate approach to weight loss differed radically from the conventional wisdom of the medical establishment, and was widely criticized as risky. Nevertheless, Atkins steadfastly maintained that his dietary recommendations would lead to nothing more dangerous than a diminished sense of balance. He died of injuries sustained when he fell and hit his head on the sidewalk.

(d) April 17th, 2003