2018 Celebrity Death Pool 2018  

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List Rules Vote up the celebrities most likely to die in 2018.

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 celebrity 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 and check for them on the 2019 celebrity death pool as well.

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George H. W. Bush is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #1 age 93 - George Herbert Walker Bush (June 12, 1924 - November 30, 2018) was an American politician who served as the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993. Prior to assuming the ...more

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8,564 2,607
Kirk Douglas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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

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Olivia de Havilland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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Billy Graham is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #2 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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4,453 1,730
Vera Lynn is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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

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4,372 1,733
Beverly Cleary is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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5,809 2,838
John McCain is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #6 age 81 - John Sidney McCain III was an American politician and naval officer who served as a United States Senator from Arizona from 1987 until his passing. He previously served two terms in the United ...more

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Richard Arvin Overton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Miles Craft added Richard Arvin Overton 111 -

Verified Worlds Oldest Living War Veteran

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Avicii is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #7 EscShane added 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 his work on "Sunshine" with David Guetta in 2012 and once for his song "Levels" in 2013.

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Hugh Downs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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4,455 2,683
Bob Barker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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Anthony Bourdain is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #11 Jean O'Boyle added 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

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3,421 1,924
Carol Channing is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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

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4,617 2,481
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinbur... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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

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3,215 1,847
Hal Holbrook is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
age 90 - 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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2,794 1,769
Henry Kissinger is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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Ayman al-Zawahiri is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Stormin1982 added 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

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Bob Dole is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Stormin1982 added 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

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I. M. Pei is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
CharlieRGa added 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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2,341 1,431
John Paul Stevens is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Stormin1982 added 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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Roberta McCain is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
GalacticPunter added age 106 - Roberta Wright McCain is the widow of Admiral John S. McCain, Jr. and mother of the Republican Arizona Senator and two-time Presidential candidate John S. McCain III.

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Joseph Jackson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #16 age 89 - Joseph Walter Jackson (July 26, 1928 – June 27, 2018) was an American talent manager and patriarch of the Jackson family of entertainers that includes his children Michael and Janet. He was ...more

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Nabi Tajima - DIED April 21 is listed (or ranked) 23 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 their death on April 21, 2018.

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2,814 2,056
Doris Day is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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Bill Cosby is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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2,361 1,647
Carl Reiner is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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Barbara Bush is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #18 age 92 - Barbara Bush (June 8, 1925 – April 17, 2018) was the First Lady of the United States from 1989 to 1993 as the wife of George H. W. Bush, who served as the 41st President of the United States, ...more

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Janis Paige is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Rob Stanek added age 95 - Janis Paige is an American film, musical theatre, and television actress.

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Larry Storch is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Reona Wright added 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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Nanette Fabray is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #19 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

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Norman Lear is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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Jerry Maren is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #28 Rample added 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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1,882 1,440
Gloria Vanderbilt is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Jean O'Boyle added 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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1,707 1,264
Robert Mugabe is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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Verne Troyer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #22 Ferry73 added 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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3,362 2,585
Stan Lee is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
voting closed at #33 age 95 - Stan Lee was 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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Lyndon LaRouche is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Stormin1982 added 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

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1,872 1,564
Jerry Sandusky is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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2,221 1,754
Jerry Stiller is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Ferry73 added 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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Pierre Cardin is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Rample added age 95 - Pierre Cardin, born Pietro Cardin, is an Italian-born French fashion designer who was born on 2 July 1922, at San Biagio di Callalta near Treviso. Cardin is known for his avant-garde style and ...more

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1,456 1,204
Bill Macy is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Rob Stanek added age 95 - 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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1,672 1,373
George Soros is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Chefner added 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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Leslie Phillips is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Rample added age 93 - Leslie Samuel Phillips, CBE is an English actor who came to prominence in films in the 1950s, acting as a suave charmer with an exaggerated upper-class accent, in the style of Terry-Thomas. ...more

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Rhonda Fleming is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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1,863 1,649
Jerry Lee Lewis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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2,454 2,044
Jimmy Carter is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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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Dilip Kumar is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Chefner added 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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1,268 1,052
Rodney Alcala is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Chefner added age 74 - Rodney James Alcala is a convicted rapist and serial killer. He was sentenced to death in California in 2010 for five murders committed in that state between 1977 and 1979. In 2013 he received ...more

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Phil Spector is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
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

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Little Richard is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Celebrity Death Pool 2018
Ferry73 added 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