This list was submitted by Susie Sicko on Saturday, December 31st, 2005 at 9:29 AM PST for The 2006 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Harold Pinter||December 24th, 2008||78|
|9||Lou Rawls||January 6th, 2006||72|
|8||Louis Rukeyser||May 2nd, 2006||73|
|7||. Suharto||January 27th, 2008||86|
|6||Ronnie Biggs||December 18th, 2013||84|
|5||Oriana Fallaci||September 15th, 2006||77|
|4||Muhammad Ali||June 3rd, 2016||74|
|3||Red Auerbach||October 28th, 2006||89|
|2||Margaret Thatcher||April 8th, 2013||87|
|1||Tammy Messner||July 20th, 2007||65|
|25 points||4 hits|
He was called "The Master of Malaprop", which is where you purposely use the wrong word in a sentence, making it hilarious. For example, saying "You could have knocked me over with a fender." We assume the word "hilarious" meant something different back in the 60's.
(d) November 7th, 2020