Newest Stiffs:

  • Ginger Baker

    Ginger Baker · 80

    August 19th, 1939 — October 6th, 2019

    His first solo album was Ginger Baker at his Best and his last was just called Why? If that isn't some hardcore rockstar shit right there, we don't know what is.


  • Rip Taylor

    Rip Taylor · 84

    January 13th, 1935 — October 6th, 2019

    His nickname was "the crying comedian", and his signature move was throwing confetti around. Yeah - we got nothing.


  • Diahann Carroll

    Diahann Carroll · 84

    July 17th, 1935 — October 4th, 2019

    She was the first black woman to star in a TV show (in 1968) in a non-servant role. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress. She worked with women at the LA Mission for decades. And she survived breast cancer. All of that is incredibly impressive, but there's just no getting around it: that is a RIDICULOUS way to spell Diane.


  • Jacques Chirac

    Jacques Chirac · 86

    November 29th, 1932 — September 26th, 2019

    The only thing he had more of than corruption charges were girlfriends. Can't decide if we like him or not.


  • Barron Hilton

    Barron Hilton · 91

    October 23rd, 1927 — September 19th, 2019

    Built a hotel empire, was huge in aviation, started the American Football League, which eventually merged with the NFL and created the Suoer Bowl, had 8 kids, 15 grandkids, and was a solid philanthropist. And somehow his vapid granddaughter gets all the press. That SUCKS.


Today's Celebrity Birthdays:

  • Carlos Mencia

    Carlos Mencia · 52

    (b) October 22nd, 1967


  • Jeff Goldblum

    Jeff Goldblum · 67

    (b) October 22nd, 1952


  • Annette Funicello

    Annette Funicello

    would have been 77 today
    October 22nd, 1942 — April 8th, 2013

    M-I-C - see you in the afterlife! K-E-Y - Why? Because you had MS!

  • Tony Roberts

    Tony Roberts · 80

    (b) October 22nd, 1939


  • John Chafee

    John Chafee

    would have been 97 today
    October 22nd, 1922 — October 24th, 1999

    This moderate Republican Senator (actually a donkey in elephant's clothing) was said to be the offspring of one of the most powerful families in all of Rhode Island. So, what, they had an indoor toilet?

  • Timothy Leary

    Timothy Leary

    would have been 99 today
    October 22nd, 1920 — May 31st, 1996

    Turned in, tuned out, dropped dead.

  • Doris Lessing

    Doris Lessing

    would have been 100 today
    October 22nd, 1919 — November 17th, 2013

    Boy - she can really hear the grass singing now.

  • Joan Fontaine

    Joan Fontaine

    would have been 102 today
    October 22nd, 1917 — December 15th, 2013

    Started acting in 1935 and stopped in 1994. What a slacker.

  • Emilie Schindler

    Emilie Schindler

    would have been 112 today
    October 22nd, 1907 — October 5th, 2001

    Cross her off the list.

Today's Celebrity Deaths:

  • Russell Means

    Russell Means · 72

    died 7 years ago today
    November 10th, 1939 — October 22nd, 2012

    He was in The Last of the Mohicans, but he was an Oglala Sioux. Man that pisses us off.

  • Soupy Sales

    Soupy Sales · 83

    died 10 years ago today
    January 8th, 1926 — October 22nd, 2009

    He was sort of a poor man's Jerry Lewis, if you can fathom such a thing.

  • Arthur Hill

    Arthur Hill · 84

    died 13 years ago today
    August 1st, 1922 — October 22nd, 2006

    Owen Marshall: Counselor at rest.

  • Burton Cross

    Burton Cross · 95

    died 21 years ago today
    November 15th, 1902 — October 22nd, 1998

    Once governor of Maine, he lost his re-election bid to political powerhouse Edmund Muskie. No wonder we never heard of him.

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