Newest Stiffs:

  • Glen Campbell

    Glen Campbell · 81

    April 22nd, 1936 — August 8th, 2017

    He released his last album just 2 months ago. It was titled "Adios". So, yeah. There you go.


  • Don Baylor

    Don Baylor · 68

    June 28th, 1949 — August 7th, 2017

    That's what you get for crowding the plate.


  • Ara Parseghian

    Ara Parseghian · 94

    May 21st, 1923 — August 2nd, 2017

    Die like a champion today.


  • Barbara Sinatra

    Barbara Sinatra · 89

    October 16th, 1927 — July 25th, 2017

    Before she married Frank, she was married to Zeppo. The least popular Marx brother. Quite a life you led there, Barb.


  • Martin Landau

    Martin Landau · 89

    June 20th, 1928 — July 15th, 2017

    Winning an Academy Award probably paled in comparison to starring in 1981's "The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island"


Today's Celebrity Birthdays:

  • Madonna

    Madonna · 59

    (b) August 16th, 1958


  • Robert Culp

    Robert Culp

    would have been 87 today
    August 16th, 1930 — March 24th, 2010

    Oh sure - I Spy was a big deal, but what about his voice over role in Robot Chicken? THAT was some quality work.

  • Frank Gifford

    Frank Gifford

    would have been 87 today
    August 16th, 1930 — August 9th, 2015

    He had an affair with Johnny Carson's wife, while he was married to Kathie Lee? Seriously? Kathie Lee is just plain HOT. What an idiot.

  • Eydie Gorme

    Eydie Gorme

    would have been 89 today
    August 16th, 1928 — August 10th, 2013

    Blame it on the Bossa Nova if you like. She's still dead.

  • Fess Parker

    Fess Parker

    would have been 93 today
    August 16th, 1924 — March 18th, 2010

    Less Fess.

  • Roman Hruska

    Roman Hruska

    would have been 113 today
    August 16th, 1904 — April 25th, 1999

    According to his obituary, he was a U.S. Senator, but for some reason, we thought he was a primitive architectural style.

Today's Celebrity Deaths:

  • John McLaughlin

    John McLaughlin · 89

    died 1 year ago today
    March 29th, 1927 — August 16th, 2016

    He made a living by yelling at people and being a know-it-all on TV for 34 years. An American hero, when you think about it.

  • Idi Amin

    Idi Amin · 78

    died 14 years ago today
    August 1st, 1925 — August 16th, 2003

    Not a nice man.

  • Abu Nidal

    Abu Nidal · 65

    died 15 years ago today
    May 1st, 1937 — August 16th, 2002

    They say he was a terrorist mastermind and leader of the Fatah Revolutionary Council, but we'll always remember him as the lovable convenience store clerk from The Simpsons.

  • John Roseboro

    John Roseboro · 69

    died 15 years ago today
    May 13th, 1933 — August 16th, 2002

    The big strikeout.

  • Phil Leeds

    Phil Leeds · 82

    died 19 years ago today
    April 6th, 1916 — August 16th, 1998

    He was one of those guys who played a million bit parts on a zillion crappy TV shows, but his real claim to fame was as the dog catcher in the movie that stands as the all-time greatest source for Dead Pool candidates: Won Ton Ton, The Dog Who Saved Hollywood. Rent it tonight, and make a few lists.

  • Jim Murray

    Jim Murray · 78

    died 19 years ago today
    December 29th, 1919 — August 16th, 1998

    Pretty pathetic that nobody had him in any of five different games, and if you think we're gonna relax The Jim Murray Rule just 'cause he's dead, you got another thing coming.

  • Nusrat Ali Khan

    Nusrat Ali Khan · 48

    died 20 years ago today
    October 13th, 1948 — August 16th, 1997

    And the hard-partying Qawwali lifestyle claims another victim.

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