Newest Stiffs:

  • Joseph Campanella

    Joseph Campanella · 93

    November 21st, 1924 — May 16th, 2018

    He had 7 kids - all boys - and lived to be 93. If you figure out how he pulled that off, let us know.


  • Tom Wolfe

    Tom Wolfe · 87

    March 2nd, 1931 — May 14th, 2018

    He wrote The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, The Bonfire of the Vanities, and The Right Stuff, which are really all just stories about a bunch of crazy people.


  • Margot Kidder

    Margot Kidder · 69

    October 17th, 1948 — May 13th, 2018

    Not kidding.


  • George Deukmejian

    George Deukmejian · 89

    June 6th, 1928 — May 8th, 2018

    The Duke. Another politician with no scandals section, so we can't write anything funny or insulting about him. Good news: in a few years, THAT will not be a problem.


  • Verne Troyer

    Verne Troyer · 49

    January 1st, 1969 — April 21st, 2018

    Needed help with depression and alcohol abuse. Came up a little short.


Today's Celebrity Birthdays:

  • Saadi Gaddafi

    Saadi Gaddafi · 45

    (b) May 25th, 1973


  • Dixie Carter

    Dixie Carter

    would have been 79 today
    May 25th, 1939 — April 10th, 2010

    Let's be clear here: Dixie Carter is NOT FAMOUS. Nobody ever played her. Nobody ever even THOUGHT about playing her. This is exactly what the Kim Perrot Renovation is for. But we are SO tired of all the "Hey! You forgot Dixie Carter!" emails, that we added her. Happy?

  • Sir Ian McKellen

    Sir Ian McKellen · 79

    (b) May 25th, 1939


  • Roger Bowen

    Roger Bowen

    would have been 86 today
    May 25th, 1932 — February 16th, 1996

    He met his maker one day after McLean Stevenson met his. Must've been Bump Henry Blake Week.

  • Irwin Winkler

    Irwin Winkler · 87

    (b) May 25th, 1931


  • Beverly Sills

    Beverly Sills

    would have been 89 today
    May 25th, 1929 — July 2nd, 2007

    Beverly's still.

  • Malcolm Glazer

    Malcolm Glazer

    would have been 90 today
    May 25th, 1928 — May 28th, 2014

    He owned Manchester United AND the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Bottom line: you just can never compensate enough for a receding hairline.

  • Hal David

    Hal David

    would have been 97 today
    May 25th, 1921 — September 1st, 2012

    This should keep those raindrops off his head.

  • Kitty Kallen

    Kitty Kallen

    would have been 97 today
    May 25th, 1921 — January 7th, 2016

    Sit. Play dead. Good Kitty.

Today's Celebrity Deaths:

  • Charles Nelson Reilly

    Charles Nelson Reilly · 76

    died 11 years ago today
    January 13th, 1931 — May 25th, 2007

    Charles, however, is a different story altogether.

  • Desmond Dekker

    Desmond Dekker · 64

    died 12 years ago today
    July 16th, 1941 — May 25th, 2006

    Sooner or later, that's what getting up every day and slaving for bread'll do to you.

  • Hillary Brooke

    Hillary Brooke · 84

    died 19 years ago today
    September 8th, 1914 — May 25th, 1999

    JUST DEAD.

  • Todd Witsken

    Todd Witsken · 34

    died 20 years ago today
    November 4th, 1963 — May 25th, 1998

    He could handle the overhead lob, but not the in-the-head blob.

  • Harold Wilson

    Harold Wilson · 79

    died 23 years ago today
    March 11th, 1916 — May 25th, 1995

    Ha-ha, Mr. Wilson.

  • Friz Freleng

    Friz Freleng · 88

    died 23 years ago today
    August 21st, 1906 — May 25th, 1995

    They say he was the inspiration for Yosemite Sam, which, if you think about it, is pretty scary.

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Charles, however, is a different story altogether.

(d) May 25th, 2007