2018 Celebrity Death Pool 2018  

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Welcome to Celebrity Death Pool 2018! In increasingly uncertain times, there remains one constant in life - we all die. Celebrities, for all their glitz and glamour, are not immune to this basic fact of life. Famous people get sick, just like anyone else. Which old celebrities are about to die or are already dying? What near death celebrities are on your radar this year? Remember, it's not just terminally or seriously ill celebrities that pass. Unexpected accidents and tragedies may add a few younger stars to the list of recent celebrities deaths

A dead pool list may seem a little morbid, but it is a way to prepare for the inevitability of death. The most famous dead celebrities meant a great deal to the world, which is why so many of us periodically check the news to see who died today. Hollywood deaths, like any other demises, are unavoidable. You may as well ready yourself for potentially shocking news by considering who will be the next to go. 

Which celebrities will die in 2018? And what celeb deaths are most surprising? Which top celebs will end up in the latest headlines due to their untimely passing? Vote on the actors, actresses, and other stars you think will die soon. Also, feel free to add anyone you think we overlooked.

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George H. W. Bush is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
George H. W. Bush age 93 - George Herbert Walker Bush is a retired American politician who served as the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993. A Republican, he had previously served as the 43rd Vice ...more

2
6,525 2,068
Kirk Douglas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Kirk Douglas age 101 - Kirk Douglas is an American film and stage actor, film producer and author. After an impoverished childhood with immigrant parents and six sisters, he had his film debut in The Strange Love of ...more

3
4,019 1,627
Olivia de Havilland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Olivia de Havilland age 101 - Olivia Mary de Havilland is a British-born American actress known for her early ingenue roles, as well as her later more substantial roles. Born in Tokyo to English parents, de Havilland and her ...more

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1,067 340
Billy Graham is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #2 Billy Graham - DIED February 21 age 99 - William Franklin "Billy" Graham Jr., KBE is an American evangelical Christian evangelist, ordained as a Southern Baptist minister, who rose to celebrity status in 1949 reaching a core ...more

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3,524 1,378
Vera Lynn is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Vera Lynn age 101 - Dame Vera Lynn, DBE, widely known as "The Forces' Sweetheart" is an English singer, songwriter and actress whose musical recordings and performances were enormously popular during the ...more

6
3,380 1,372
Beverly Cleary is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Beverly Cleary age 102 - Beverly Cleary is an American author of more than 30 books for young adults and children. One of America's most successful writers of children's literature, she has sold 91 million copies of her ...more

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4,778 2,478
John McCain is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
John McCain age 81 - John Sidney McCain III is the senior United States Senator from Arizona. He was the Republican presidential nominee in the 2008 United States presidential election. McCain followed his father ...more

8
526 121
Avicii is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #7 | EscShane added Avicii - DIED April 20 age 28 - Tim Bergling better known by his stage name Avicii was a Swedish musician, DJ, remixer and record producer. Bergling was ranked third on DJ Mag in 2012 and 2013 and has been nominated twice for a Grammy Award, once for ...

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2,445 1,433
Hugh Downs is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Hugh Downs age 97 - Hugh Malcolm Downs is a long-time American broadcaster, television host, news anchor, TV producer, author, game show host, and music composer. He is perhaps best known for his roles as co-host ...more

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2,688 1,559
Carol Channing is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Carol Channing age 97 - Carol Elaine Channing is an American actress, singer, dancer, comedian, and voice artist. She won the Golden Globe Award and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for ...more

11
1,178 479
Richard Arvin Overton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Miles Craft added Richard Arvin Overton 111 - Verified Worlds Oldest Living War Veteran

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2,576 1,516
Hal Holbrook is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Hal Holbrook age 93 - Harold Rowe "Hal" Holbrook, Jr. is an American film and stage actor. Holbrook initially gained notoriety for a one-man stage show he developed while in college in 1954, performing as ...more

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3,281 2,141
Bob Barker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Bob Barker age 94 - Robert William "Bob" Barker is an American former television game show host. He is best known for hosting CBS's The Price Is Right from 1972 to 2007, making it the longest-running ...more

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3,489 2,025
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinbur... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh age 96 - Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh is the husband of Queen Elizabeth II. He is the longest-serving, oldest-ever spouse of a reigning British monarch, and the longest-lived male member of the ...more

Famous Poisoning Deaths

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527 210
Anthony Bourdain is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Jean O'Boyle added Anthony Bourdain age 61 - Anthony Michael Bourdain is an American chef, author, and television personality. He is a 1978 graduate of the Culinary Institute of America and a veteran of numerous professional kitchens, ...more

16
2,163 1,441
Ayman al-Zawahiri is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Stormin1982 added Ayman al-Zawahiri age 66 - Ayman Mohammed Rabie al-Zawahiri is the current leader of al-Qaeda and a current or former member and senior official of Islamist organizations which have orchestrated and carried out attacks in ...more

17
2,081 1,429
Henry Kissinger is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Henry Kissinger age 94 - Henry Alfred Kissinger is an American diplomat and political scientist. He served as National Security Advisor and later concurrently as Secretary of State in the administrations of Presidents ...more

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375 130
Nabi Tajima - DIED April 21 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #15 | Miles Craft added Nabi Tajima - DIED April 21 117 - Was the oldest verified living person in the world for a while before there death on April 21st, 2018.

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2,260 1,651
Joseph Jackson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Joseph Jackson age 89 - Joseph Walter "Joe" Jackson is a talent manager and the father of the Jackson family of entertainers which includes music superstars Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson.

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2,223 1,638
Doris Day is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Doris Day age 94 - Doris Day is an American actress, singer, and animal rights activist. Day began her career as a big band singer in 1939. Her popularity began to rise after her first hit recording ...more

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2,289 1,540
Bob Dole is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Stormin1982 added Bob Dole age 94 - Robert Joseph "Bob" Dole is an American politician who represented Kansas in the United States Senate from 1969 to 1996 and in the House of Representatives from 1961 to 1969. In the ...more

Celebrities Nobody Cares About Anymore

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1,835 1,199
John Paul Stevens is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Stormin1982 added John Paul Stevens age 97 - John Paul Stevens is a retired associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States who served from December 19, 1975, until his retirement on June 29, 2010. At the time of his ...more

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926 545
I. M. Pei is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
CharlieRGa added I. M. Pei age 100 - Ieoh Ming Pei, commonly known as I. M. Pei, is a Chinese-born American architect often called the master of modern architecture. In 1948, Pei was recruited by New York real estate magnate ...more

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1,817 1,331
Carl Reiner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Carl Reiner age 96 - Carl Reiner is an American stand-up comedian, actor, director, producer, writer, and singer. He is best known for his role in a comedy duo with Mel Brooks. He is also known for his role on Your ...more

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1,178 858
Barbara Bush is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #18 Barbara Bush - DIED April 17 age 92 - Barbara Pierce Bush is the wife of the 41st President of the United States, George H. W. Bush, and served as First Lady of the United States from 1989 to 1993. She is the mother of the 43rd ...more

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2,442 1,918
Bill Cosby is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Bill Cosby age 80 - William Henry "Bill" Cosby Jr. is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author, and activist. Cosby's start in stand-up began at the hungry i in San Francisco which was followed by ...more

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1,313 900
Larry Storch is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Reona Wright added Larry Storch age 95 - Lawrence Samuel "Larry" Storch is an American actor best known for his comic television roles, including voice-over work for cartoon shows, such as Mr. Whoopee on Tennessee Tuxedo and ...more

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492 313
Nanette Fabray is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #19 Nanette Fabray - DIED February 22 age 97 - Nanette Fabray (born Ruby Bernadette Nanette Fabares; October 27, 1920 – February 22, 2018) was an American actress, singer and dancer. She began her career performing in vaudeville as a child ...more

Celebrities Whose Children Committed Suicide

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1,210 944
Janis Paige is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Rob Stanek added Janis Paige age 95 - Janis Paige is an American film, musical theatre, and television actress.

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231 92
Jerry Maren is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #28 | Rample added Jerry Maren - DIED May 24 age 98 - Gerald Marenghi, known as Jerry Maren, is an American actor and the only confirmed surviving cast member of the classic 1939 MGM film The Wizard of Oz, in which he portrayed a Munchkin member of ...more

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324 169
Verne Troyer is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #22 | Ferry73 added Verne Troyer - DIED April 21 age 49 - Verne J. Troyer is an American actor and stunt performer. He is notable for his height of 2 ft 8 in, the result of cartilage-hair hypoplasia dwarfism, making him one of the shortest men in the ...more

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2,609 2,053
Stan Lee is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Stan Lee age 95 - Stan Lee is an American comic book writer, editor, publisher, media producer, television host, actor, and former president and chairman of Marvel Comics. In collaboration with several artists, ...more

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1,429 1,146
Gloria Vanderbilt is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Jean O'Boyle added Gloria Vanderbilt age 94 - Gloria Laura Vanderbilt is an American artist, author, actress, heiress and socialite, noted as an early developer of designer blue jeans. She is a member of the Vanderbilt family of New York ...more

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1,140 1,014
Norman Lear is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Norman Lear age 95 - Norman Milton Lear is an American television writer and producer who produced such 1970s sitcoms as All in the Family, Sanford and Son, One Day at a Time, The Jeffersons, Good Times, and Maude. ...more

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954 799
Lyndon LaRouche is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Stormin1982 added Lyndon LaRouche age 95 - Lyndon Hermyle LaRouche, Jr. is a controversial American political activist and founder of the LaRouche movement. He has written on economic, scientific, and political topics, as well as on ...more

The Smartest Celebrities

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1,328 1,057
Robert Mugabe is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Robert Mugabe age 94 - Robert Gabriel Mugabe is the current President of Zimbabwe, serving since 31 December 1987. As one of the leaders of the rebel groups against white minority rule, he was elected as Prime ...more

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1,176 1,002
Bill Macy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Rob Stanek added Bill Macy age 93 - Bill Macy is an American television, film and stage actor, born in Revere, Massachusetts, to Mollie and Michael Garber, a manufacturer. He was raised in Brooklyn, New York and worked as a cab ...more

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1,360 1,237
Jerry Sandusky is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Jerry Sandusky age 74 - Gerald Arthur "Jerry" Sandusky is a retired American football coach and convicted serial child molester. Sandusky served as an assistant coach for his entire career, mostly at ...more

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1,614 1,395
Jerry Stiller is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Ferry73 added Jerry Stiller age 90 - Gerald Isaac "Jerry" Stiller is an American comedian and actor. He spent many years in the comedy team Stiller and Meara with his wife, Anne Meara. Stiller and Meara are the parents of ...more

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1,422 1,356
Jerry Lee Lewis is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Jerry Lee Lewis age 82 - Jerry Lee Lewis is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and pianist, who is often known by his nickname of The Killer and is often viewed as "rock & roll's first great wild ...more

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1,920 1,861
Harvey Weinstein is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Harvey Weinstein age 66 - Harvey Weinstein, CBE is an American film producer and film studio executive. He is best known as co-founder of Miramax. He and his brother Bob have been co-chairmen of The Weinstein Company, ...more

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892 772
Joseph Campanella is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #42 Joseph Campanella - DIED May 16 age 93 - Joseph Campanella is an American character actor who has appeared in more than two hundred television and film roles since 1955.

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670 528
Rhonda Fleming is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Rhonda Fleming age 94 - Rhonda Fleming, is an American film and television actress. She acted in more than forty films, mostly in the 1940s and 1950s, and became renowned as one of the most glamorous actresses of her ...more

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1,834 1,645
Jimmy Carter is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Jimmy Carter age 93 - James Earl "Jimmy" Carter, Jr. is an American politician, author, and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 39th President of the United States from 1977 to 1981. He was ...more

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1,219 1,096
George Soros is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Chefner added George Soros age 87 - George Soros is a Hungarian-born American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is the chairman of Soros Fund Management. He is known as "The Man Who Broke the Bank of ...more

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2,608 2,502
Kim Jong-un is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Kim Jong-un age 35 - Kim Jong-un is the supreme leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. He is the son of Kim Jong-il and the grandson of Kim Il-sung. He has held the titles of the First Secretary of the ...more

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1,326 1,245
Little Richard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Ferry73 added Little Richard age 85 - Richard Wayne Penniman, known by his stage name Little Richard, is an American recording artist, songwriter, and musician. He has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more ...more

48
88 15
John Mahoney is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #18 John Mahoney - DIED February 4 age 77 - John Mahoney is an English-born American actor. Born in the United Kingdom, Mahoney started his career on the stage in 1977 and moved into film in 1980. He played Martin Crane in the American ...more

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827 721
Dilip Kumar is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Chefner added Dilip Kumar age 95 - Dilip Kumar is an Indian film actor also known as Tragedy King, and described as "the ultimate method actor" by Satyajit Ray. He debuted as an actor in the film Jwar Bhata in 1944 ...more

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1,192 1,151
Phil Spector is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Phil Spector age 78 - Phillip Harvey Spector is an American record producer, songwriter, and the originator of the Wall of Sound production method. At the height of his career, Spector was a pioneer of the 1960s ...more