This list was submitted by Jon00060 on Saturday, January 17th, 2004 at 3:18 AM PST for The 2004 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Johnny Oates||December 24th, 2004||58|
|9||Ronald Reagan||June 5th, 2004||93|
|8||Pope John Paul II||April 2nd, 2005||84|
|7||Al Lewis||February 3rd, 2006||82|
|5||Max Schmeling||February 2nd, 2005||99|
|4||Sammy Baugh||December 17th, 2008||94|
|2||Saddam Hussein||December 29th, 2006||69|
|1||Zsa Zsa Gabor||December 18th, 2016||99|
|19 points||2 hits|
His high-protein, low-carbohydrate approach to weight loss differed radically from the conventional wisdom of the medical establishment, and was widely criticized as risky. Nevertheless, Atkins steadfastly maintained that his dietary recommendations would lead to nothing more dangerous than a diminished sense of balance. He died of injuries sustained when he fell and hit his head on the sidewalk.
(d) April 17th, 2003