This list was submitted by Rachel A on Friday, January 2nd, 2009 at 12:45 AM PST for The 2009 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Richard Attenborough||August 24th, 2014||90|
|9||Claude Levi-Strauss||November 1st, 2009||100|
|8||Chemical Ali||January 25th, 2010||68|
|7||Zsa Zsa Gabor||December 18th, 2016||99|
|6||Farrah Fawcett||June 25th, 2009||62|
|5||Eunice Shriver||August 11th, 2009||88|
|4||Ted Kennedy||August 25th, 2009||77|
|3||Elizabeth Edwards||December 7th, 2010||61|
|2||Patrick Swayze||September 14th, 2009||57|
|26 points||5 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