Newest Stiffs:

  • Joseph Campanella

    Joseph Campanella · 93

    November 21st, 1924 — May 16th, 2018

    He had 7 kids - all boys - and lived to be 93. If you figure out how he pulled that off, let us know.


  • Tom Wolfe

    Tom Wolfe · 87

    March 2nd, 1931 — May 14th, 2018

    He wrote The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, The Bonfire of the Vanities, and The Right Stuff, which are really all just stories about a bunch of crazy people.


  • Margot Kidder

    Margot Kidder · 69

    October 17th, 1948 — May 13th, 2018

    Not kidding.


  • George Deukmejian

    George Deukmejian · 89

    June 6th, 1928 — May 8th, 2018

    The Duke. Another politician with no scandals section, so we can't write anything funny or insulting about him. Good news: in a few years, THAT will not be a problem.


  • Verne Troyer

    Verne Troyer · 49

    January 1st, 1969 — April 21st, 2018

    Needed help with depression and alcohol abuse. Came up a little short.


Today's Celebrity Birthdays:

  • Lisa Lopes

    Lisa Lopes

    would have been 47 today
    May 27th, 1971 — April 25th, 2002

    Scrub.

  • Christopher Dodd

    Christopher Dodd · 74

    (b) May 27th, 1944


  • Tony Hillerman

    Tony Hillerman

    would have been 93 today
    May 27th, 1925 — October 26th, 2008

    He wrote detective novels about Navajo Indians. Those must have been riveting.

  • Henry Kissinger

    Henry Kissinger · 95

    (b) May 27th, 1923


  • Sumner Redstone

    Sumner Redstone · 95

    (b) May 27th, 1923


  • Christopher Lee

    Christopher Lee

    would have been 96 today
    May 27th, 1922 — June 7th, 2015

    Dead Lee.

  • Kam Fong

    Kam Fong

    would have been 100 today
    May 27th, 1918 — October 18th, 2002

    Mahalo, Chin. Mahalo.

  • Herman Wouk

    Herman Wouk · 103

    (b) May 27th, 1915


  • Sam Snead

    Sam Snead

    would have been 106 today
    May 27th, 1912 — May 23rd, 2002

    Too many strokes.

  • Teddy Kollek

    Teddy Kollek

    would have been 107 today
    May 27th, 1911 — January 2nd, 2007

    Really? That's what we start the year with, Teddy Kollek?

  • Dolores Hope

    Dolores Hope

    would have been 109 today
    May 27th, 1909 — September 19th, 2011

    What an amazing life and career. During her working days she...well, really nothing. But in terms of her philanthropy, nobody could have...wait, nothing. But there is no denying her fierce dedication to...hmm. OK. Whatever. She was married to Bob.

Today's Celebrity Deaths:

  • Gregg Allman

    Gregg Allman · 69

    died 1 year ago today
    December 8th, 1947 — May 27th, 2017

    Laid back. WAY back.

  • Jeff Conaway

    Jeff Conaway · 60

    died 7 years ago today
    October 5th, 1950 — May 27th, 2011

    Gonaway.

  • Gil Scott-Heron

    Gil Scott-Heron · 62

    died 7 years ago today
    April 1st, 1949 — May 27th, 2011

    The Funeral Will Not Be Televised.

  • Craig Heyward

    Craig Heyward · 39

    died 12 years ago today
    September 26th, 1966 — May 27th, 2006

    Clank!

  • Victor Kiam

    Victor Kiam · 74

    died 17 years ago today
    December 7th, 1926 — May 27th, 2001

    This is the guy who liked Remington shavers so much, he bought the company. Of course, he also bought the Patriots.

  • Maurice Richard

    Maurice Richard · 78

    died 18 years ago today
    August 4th, 1921 — May 27th, 2000

    Rocket failure.

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