This list was submitted by GUNSLINGER on Tuesday, December 31st, 2002 at 5:27 PM PST for The 2003 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Bob Hope||July 27th, 2003||100|
|9||Strom Thurmond||June 26th, 2003||100|
|8||Pope John Paul II||April 2nd, 2005||84|
|7||Katharine Hepburn||June 29th, 2003||96|
|6||Buddy Ebsen||July 6th, 2003||95|
|5||Andy Griffith||July 3rd, 2012||86|
|4||Elia Kazan||September 28th, 2003||94|
|3||Simon Wiesenthal||September 20th, 2005||96|
|2||Lady Bird Johnson||July 11th, 2007||94|
|1||Art Carney||November 9th, 2003||85|
|37 points||6 hits|
The Commissioner met him on New Years Eve 1999 in Palm Springs. It went like this: Commish: Hello Mr. Rooney - great show. Rooney: Who are you? Commish: The brother in law of your band leader. Rooney: Oh. And he walked away.
(d) April 6th, 2014