This list was submitted by USER00560 on Tuesday, January 5th, 1999 at 7:02 AM PST for The 1999 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Joe DiMaggio||March 8th, 1999||84|
|9||Bob Hope||July 27th, 2003||100|
|8||Clayton Moore||December 28th, 1999||85|
|7||Billy Wilder||March 27th, 2002||95|
|6||Estee Lauder||April 24th, 2004||97|
|5||Mitch Miller||July 31st, 2010||99|
|4||Philip Johnson||January 25th, 2005||98|
|3||Artie Shaw||December 30th, 2004||94|
|2||Ann Sothern||March 15th, 2001||92|
|1||Elia Kazan||September 28th, 2003||94|
|18 points||2 hits|
Yes - he was a 24 time all-star selection, compiled 3630 hits, and is widely considered the best left fielder of all time, and is in the Hall of Fame. But for OUR money, the fact that he played the harmonica on Hee Haw in 1994 AND made an album of harmonica songs? THAT is what makes someone famous.
(d) January 19th, 2013