This list was submitted by USER00965 on Saturday, April 22nd, 2000 at 10:43 AM PDT for The April '00 Lee Jr..
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||John O'Connor||May 3rd, 2000||80|
|9||David Brinkley||June 11th, 2003||?|
|8||Katharine Hepburn||June 29th, 2003||96|
|7||Billy Graham||February 21st, 2018||99|
|6||Ted Williams||July 5th, 2002||?|
|5||Harry Morgan||December 7th, 2011||96|
|4||Strom Thurmond||June 26th, 2003||100|
|3||Pete Seeger||January 27th, 2014||94|
|2||George McGovern||October 21st, 2012||90|
|1||Allen Klein||July 4th, 2009||77|
|10 points||1 hit|
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