This list was submitted by DGD on Saturday, December 31st, 2011 at 4:40 PM PST for The 2012 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Etta James||January 20th, 2012||73|
|9||William Janklow||January 12th, 2012||72|
|8||Robin Gibb||May 20th, 2012||62|
|7||Gary Carter||February 16th, 2012||57|
|6||Billy Graham||February 21st, 2018||99|
|5||Margaret Thatcher||April 8th, 2013||87|
|4||King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud||January 22nd, 2015||90|
|3||Muhammad Ali||June 3rd, 2016||74|
|1||Ronnie Biggs||December 18th, 2013||84|
|34 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