This list was submitted by people meat on Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 2:56 PM PST for The 2012 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Zsa Zsa Gabor||December 18th, 2016||99|
|8||Etta James||January 20th, 2012||73|
|7||Billy Graham||February 21st, 2018||99|
|6||Olivia de Havilland||Alive||101|
|5||Ernest Borgnine||July 8th, 2012||95|
|4||Nancy Reagan||March 6th, 2016||94|
|3||Dick Clark||April 18th, 2012||82|
|2||Phyllis Diller||August 20th, 2012||95|
|1||Ariel Sharon||January 11th, 2014||85|
|18 points||4 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