Newest Stiffs:

  • Stan Mikita

    Stan Mikita · 78

    May 20th, 1940 — August 7th, 2018

    Blackhawk Down

  • Charlotte Rae

    Charlotte Rae · 92

    April 22nd, 1926 — August 5th, 2018

    Email 957 from today:

    "Oh! I know! The Facts Of Death! That's the obit!"

    Genius. Yeah. Thanks.

  • Tab Hunter

    Tab Hunter · 86

    July 11th, 1931 — July 8th, 2018

    If you're a closeted gay Hollywood heartthrob, you just can't stick with Arthur Kelm.

  • Harlan Ellison

    Harlan Ellison · 84

    May 27th, 1934 — June 28th, 2018

    He was an award-winning science fiction writer who frequently sued studios for stealing his work. James Cameron hated him, so he couldn't have been that bad.

  • Joe Jackson (Michaels Dad)

    Joe Jackson (Michaels Dad) · 89

    July 26th, 1928 — June 27th, 2018

    Whereas Michael just looked KINDA weird, Joe was actually SCARY weird looking. That's saying something.

Today's Celebrity Birthdays:

  • Ben Affleck

    Ben Affleck · 46

    (b) August 15th, 1972

  • Bobby Byrd

    Bobby Byrd

    would have been 84 today
    August 15th, 1934 — September 12th, 2007

    Get up (get on up)

    Get Up! (get on up)

    GET UP!! (get on up)

  • Mike Connors

    Mike Connors

    would have been 93 today
    August 15th, 1925 — January 26th, 2017


  • Oscar Peterson

    Oscar Peterson

    would have been 93 today
    August 15th, 1925 — December 23rd, 2007

    Dead AND Canadian.

  • Phyllis Schlafly

    Phyllis Schlafly

    would have been 94 today
    August 15th, 1924 — September 5th, 2016

    A woman's place is in the cemetery.

  • Rose Marie

    Rose Marie

    would have been 95 today
    August 15th, 1923 — December 28th, 2017

    She was at opening night of the Flamingo Hotel in Vegas. 16 YEARS after she started in radio. This chick had some miles on her.

  • Julia Child

    Julia Child

    would have been 106 today
    August 15th, 1912 — August 13th, 2004

    Stick a fork in her.

Today's Celebrity Deaths:

  • Bert Lance

    Bert Lance · 82

    died 5 years ago today
    June 3rd, 1931 — August 15th, 2013

    Oh, it's broke alright. And there's no fixing it.

  • Kyle Rote

    Kyle Rote · 73

    died 16 years ago today
    October 27th, 1928 — August 15th, 2002

    That's all Kyle wrote.

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(d) April 27th, 2000