Newest Stiffs:

  • Y.A.Tittle

    Y.A.Tittle · 90

    October 24th, 1926 — October 8th, 2017

    Good question.


  • Tom Petty

    Tom Petty · 66

    October 20th, 1950 — October 2nd, 2017

    Gonna leave this world for a while.


  • Monty Hall

    Monty Hall · 96

    August 25th, 1921 — September 30th, 2017

    Out of respect, those attending his funeral should please dress as chickens.


  • Hugh Hefner

    Hugh Hefner · 91

    April 9th, 1926 — September 27th, 2017

    We salute the passing of a great American hero. Thankfully salutes are just with one hand.


  • Liliane Bettencourt

    Liliane Bettencourt · 94

    October 21st, 1922 — September 21st, 2017

    Beauty really is only skin deep.


Today's Celebrity Birthdays:

  • Snoop Dogg

    Snoop Dogg · 46

    (b) October 20th, 1971


  • Tom Petty

    Tom Petty

    would have been 67 today
    October 20th, 1950 — October 2nd, 2017

    Gonna leave this world for a while.

  • Jerry Orbach

    Jerry Orbach

    would have been 82 today
    October 20th, 1935 — December 28th, 2004

    In television criminal justice, the people are represented by two-dimensional yet totally unsympathetic characters like Lennie Briscoe.

  • Mickey Mantle

    Mickey Mantle

    would have been 86 today
    October 20th, 1931 — August 13th, 1995

    It's scary to think of just how great a player he might have been if he wasn't such a drunk.

  • Dr. Joyce Brothers

    Dr. Joyce Brothers

    would have been 90 today
    October 20th, 1927 — May 13th, 2013

    Over the years she changed the name of her show from The Dr. Joyce Brothers Show to Consult Dr. Brothers to Tell Me, Dr. Brothers to Ask Dr. Brothers to Living Easy with Dr. Joyce Brothers, and now, finally to Lying Perfectly Still with Dr. Joyce Brothers

  • Art Buchwald

    Art Buchwald

    would have been 92 today
    October 20th, 1925 — January 17th, 2007

    Art no longer imitates life.

  • Grandpa Jones

    Grandpa Jones

    would have been 104 today
    October 20th, 1913 — February 19th, 1998

    The amazing thing is that after having candied yams, butter beans, corn bread and gravy and blueberry cobbler every night for supper, he still lived to be 84.

  • Arlene Francis

    Arlene Francis

    would have been 110 today
    October 20th, 1907 — May 31st, 2001

    Is she buried in a breadbox?

Today's Celebrity Deaths:

  • Oscar De Le Renta

    Oscar De Le Renta · 82

    died 3 years ago today
    July 22nd, 1932 — October 20th, 2014

    Fashionably late.

  • Muammar Gaddafi

    Muammar Gaddafi · 69

    died 6 years ago today
    June 7th, 1942 — October 20th, 2011

    No more Muammar.

  • Bob Guccione

    Bob Guccione · 79

    died 7 years ago today
    December 17th, 1930 — October 20th, 2010

    From the Penthouse, straight to the basement.

  • Jane Wyatt

    Jane Wyatt · 96

    died 11 years ago today
    August 12th, 1910 — October 20th, 2006

    Mother knows death.

  • Jack Elam

    Jack Elam · 82

    died 14 years ago today
    November 13th, 1920 — October 20th, 2003

    Jesus Christ! It's that goofy-lookin' old cowboy guy with the fucked up eyes, and he's been dead for more than two weeks! What the hell are you guys doing over there!?

  • Jack Lynch

    died 18 years ago today
    — October 20th, 1999

    As Ireland's Prime Minister, he made a promise to Northern Ireland not to stand by as violence raged. They're still waiting for Jack to put down his drink and do something.

  • Burt Lancaster

    died 23 years ago today
    — October 20th, 1994


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He got so sick of trying to tell everybody that Little Willy Willy won't go home, that he finally kicked the bucket.

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