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This list was submitted by PigPen on Thursday, December 31st, 2009 at 9:43 AM PST for The 2010 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.

Points Celebrity Date of Death Age 
10John Wooden June 4th, 201099
9Muhammad AliJune 3rd, 201674
8Seve BallesterosMay 7th, 201154
7Dennis Hopper May 29th, 201074
6Jack LaLanneJanuary 23rd, 201196
5Ann DavisJune 1st, 201488
4Bob BarkerAlive96
3Jack Klugman December 24th, 201290
2Queen Elizabeth IIAlive94
1Hugh HefnerSeptember 27th, 201791
17 points 2 hits 
 

 

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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