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This list was submitted by USER00023 on Thursday, January 7th, 1999 at 11:49 AM PST for The 1999 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.

Points Celebrity Date of Death Age 
10Joe DiMaggio March 8th, 199984
9Sarah Knauss December 30th, 1999119
8Dusty Springfield March 2nd, 199959
7Mr. TAlive68
6Not Famous 
5Johnny PayCheckFebruary 19th, 200364
4Curtis Mayfield December 26th, 199957
3Jack PaarJanuary 27th, 200485
2Harry SecombeApril 11th, 200179
1Ian DuryMarch 27th, 200057
31 points 4 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