Newest Stiffs:

  • Kofi Annan

    Kofi Annan · 80

    April 8th, 1938 — August 18th, 2018

    Even winning the Nobel wasn't enough to rank him higher than Boutros Boutros-Ghali in the list of all-time great United Nations Secretary-General names.

  • Aretha Franklin

    Aretha Franklin · 76

    March 25th, 1942 — August 16th, 2018


  • 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.

Today's Celebrity Birthdays:

  • Demi Lovato

    Demi Lovato · 26

    (b) August 20th, 1992

  • Isaac Hayes

    Isaac Hayes

    would have been 76 today
    August 20th, 1942 — August 10th, 2008

    They say this cat Hayes is a dead mother-

    (Shut your mouth!)

    No, really, it was on the news

    (Then we can dig it!)

  • Slobodan Milosevic

    Slobodan Milosevic

    would have been 77 today
    August 20th, 1941 — March 11th, 2006

    Not a very nice man.

  • Sky Saxon

    Sky Saxon

    would have been 81 today
    August 20th, 1937 — June 25th, 2009

    Clearly, he was pushing too hard.

  • Ron Paul

    Ron Paul · 83

    (b) August 20th, 1935

  • Sneaky Pete Kleinow

    Sneaky Pete Kleinow

    would have been 84 today
    August 20th, 1934 — January 6th, 2007

    Well, he wasn't on anybody's list, so, that's kinda sneaky.

  • Don King

    Don King · 87

    (b) August 20th, 1931

  • Terry Sanford

    Terry Sanford

    would have been 101 today
    August 20th, 1917 — April 18th, 1998

    A former Senator, Governor and University President who twice ran for the Democratic Presidential nomination, but you can bet that if he weren't on 59 lists, we wouldn't even be talking about him.

  • Al Lopez

    Al Lopez

    would have been 110 today
    August 20th, 1908 — October 30th, 2005

    Jesus Christ, another million-year-old baseball player. Give us a frickin' break!

Today's Celebrity Deaths:

  • Jerry Lewis

    Jerry Lewis · 91

    died 1 year ago today
    March 16th, 1926 — August 20th, 2017

    Comedien de la mort.

  • Phyllis Diller

    Phyllis Diller · 95

    died 6 years ago today
    July 17th, 1917 — August 20th, 2012

    This is one of those times when being a mortician must be really, really tough.

  • Leona Helmsley

    Leona Helmsley · 87

    died 11 years ago today
    July 4th, 1920 — August 20th, 2007

    She left $12 million to her dog, but not before having his nuts cut off. What a bitch!

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