Newest Stiffs:

  • Gloria Vanderbilt

    Gloria Vanderbilt · 95

    February 20th, 1924 — June 17th, 2019

    The only "Crime of the Century" is how this self-absorbed socialite got famous in the first place.

  • Bart Starr

    Bart Starr · 85

    January 9th, 1934 — May 26th, 2019

    All packed up.

  • Claus von Bulow

    Claus von Bulow · 92

    August 11th, 1926 — May 25th, 2019

    Now we'll never know what happened with Sunny. GREAT.

  • Herman Wouk

    Herman Wouk · 103

    May 27th, 1915 — May 18th, 2019

    They called him"The Jackie Robinson Of Jewish-American Fiction". We have no idea what that means but assume it is something awesome.

  • I.M. Pei

    I.M. Pei · 102

    April 26th, 1917 — May 16th, 2019

    Not anymore you're not.

Today's Celebrity Birthdays:

  • Venus Williams

    Venus Williams · 39

    (b) June 17th, 1980

  • Art Bell

    Art Bell

    would have been 74 today
    June 17th, 1945 — April 13th, 2018

    If you are a fan of complete WHACKJOBS, this is a huge loss.

  • Elroy Hirsch

    Elroy Hirsch

    would have been 96 today
    June 17th, 1923 — January 28th, 2004

    Now known as Elroy 'Fertilizerlegs' Hirsch.

Today's Celebrity Deaths:

  • Gloria Vanderbilt

    Gloria Vanderbilt · 95

    died 0 years ago today
    February 20th, 1924 — June 17th, 2019

    The only "Crime of the Century" is how this self-absorbed socialite got famous in the first place.

  • Nelson Doubleday

    Nelson Doubleday · 81

    died 4 years ago today
    July 20th, 1933 — June 17th, 2015

    For someone who owned a publishing company and a baseball team, this guys life was about as exciting as watching flies fuck.

  • Rodney King

    Rodney King · 47

    died 7 years ago today
    April 2nd, 1965 — June 17th, 2012

    Can't we all just learn how to swim?

  • Cyd Charisse

    Cyd Charisse · 86

    died 11 years ago today
    March 8th, 1922 — June 17th, 2008

    Her career peaked in 1976, when, after years of B-movie roles and unheralded hoofing, she was cast as President's Girl #4 in Won Ton Ton, The Dog Who Saved Hollywood. Look it up.

  • Basil Hume

    Basil Hume · 76

    died 20 years ago today
    March 2nd, 1923 — June 17th, 1999

    What's a graveyard gumbo without a little Basil?

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