This list was submitted by USER01625 on Sunday, September 29th, 2002 at 4:40 PM PDT for The October '02 Lee Jr..
|Points||Celebrity||Date of Death||Age|
|10||Saddam Hussein||December 29th, 2006||69|
|9||Bob Hope||July 27th, 2003||100|
|8||Pope John Paul II||April 2nd, 2005||84|
|7||Ronald Reagan||June 5th, 2004||93|
|6||Lady Bird Johnson||July 11th, 2007||94|
|5||Strom Thurmond||June 26th, 2003||100|
|4||Lester Maddox||June 25th, 2003||87|
|3||Ronnie Biggs||December 18th, 2013||84|
|2||Roone Arledge||December 5th, 2002||71|
|1||Katharine Hepburn||June 29th, 2003||96|
|2 points||1 hit|
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