This list was submitted by USER01531 on Wednesday, December 31st, 2008 at 8:46 AM PST for The 2009 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Lou Henson||July 25th, 2020||88|
|9||Seve Ballesteros||May 7th, 2011||54|
|8||Ted Kennedy||August 25th, 2009||77|
|7||Claude Levi-Strauss||November 1st, 2009||100|
|6||Milly Del Rubio||July 21st, 2011||89|
|5||Jack Ramsay||April 27th, 2014||89|
|4||Billy Graham||February 21st, 2018||99|
|3||Run Run Shaw||January 6th, 2014||106|
|2||Sargent Shriver||January 18th, 2011||95|
|15 points||2 hits|
His high-protein, low-carbohydrate approach to weight loss differed radically from the conventional wisdom of the medical establishment, and was widely criticized as risky. Nevertheless, Atkins steadfastly maintained that his dietary recommendations would lead to nothing more dangerous than a diminished sense of balance. He died of injuries sustained when he fell and hit his head on the sidewalk.
(d) April 17th, 2003