This list was submitted by USER02681 on Thursday, April 11th, 2002 at 2:58 PM PDT for The March '02 Lee Jr..
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Lester Maddox||June 25th, 2003||87|
|9||Patsy Ramsey||June 24th, 2006||49|
|8||John Gotti||June 10th, 2002||?|
|7||Richard Pryor||December 10th, 2005||65|
|6||. Suharto||January 27th, 2008||86|
|5||George Kennan||March 17th, 2005||101|
|4||Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon||March 30th, 2002||94|
|3||Geraldine Ferraro||March 26th, 2011||75|
|2||Benny Carter||July 12th, 2003||95|
|1||Roone Arledge||December 5th, 2002||71|
|12 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