This list was submitted by hop1962 on Sunday, December 31st, 2000 at 5:29 PM PST for The 2001 Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Bob Hope||July 27th, 2003||100|
|9||Ronald Reagan||June 5th, 2004||93|
|8||Pope John Paul II||April 2nd, 2005||84|
|7||Strom Thurmond||June 26th, 2003||100|
|6||Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon||March 30th, 2002||94|
|5||Leni Riefenstahl||September 8th, 2003||101|
|3||John Gotti||June 10th, 2002||?|
|2||Lady Bird Johnson||July 11th, 2007||94|
|0 points||0 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