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Celebrity Death Pool 2021

Updated April 14, 2021 85.7k votes 2.0k voters 47.3k views904 items

List RulesVote up the celebrities most likely to die in 2021.

Death waits for no one, not even beloved performers, award winners, or game changers. This celebrity death watch list features old celebrities about to die, such as actor Norman Lloyd who is still kicking at 106. 

Check out our celebrity death predictions below, and if we’re missing anyone, feel free to add who you think will be the next famous person to die. The celebrity death pool list is a bit morbid, but unfortunately, death is a part of life. That is why we bring you the celebrity death game.

This celebrity death list is purely for those celebrities near death for whatever reason. This death poll is guessing the next famous person to die odds. Art Rupe, Beverly Cleary, and Marsha Hunt are all in their hundreds, making each of them susceptible to being the celebrity most likely to die next. 

Check out the death pool 2021 below, and add any celebrities about to die - but only if you think they will be the next celebrity to die in 2021 - or at least one of the next celebrities. Check back to see if your sad, celebrity deaths 2021 predictions unfortunately came true. 

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    Bob Newhart

    1929-09-05
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    Tony Bennett

    1926-08-03
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    Hal Holbrook - DEC. January 23

    1925-02-17
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    Imelda Marcos

    1929-07-02
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    Ed Asner

    1929-11-15
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    Bernard Madoff - DEC. April 14

    1938-04-29
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    Jimmy Swaggart

    1935-03-15
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    Charles Koch

    1935-11-01
    Charles de Ganahl Koch (; born November 1, 1935) is an American businessman and political...  more
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    Neal Edward Smith (born March 23, 1920) is a former American politician who was a member of...  more
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    Janis Paige

    1922-09-16
    Janis Paige (born Donna Mae Tjaden; September 16, 1922) is an American actress and singer....  more
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    Larry Flynt - DEC. February 10

    1942-11-01
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    Robert Blake

    1933-09-18
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    Vin Scully

    1927-11-29
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    Barbara Walters

    1929-09-25
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    Daniel Hernandez (born May 8, 1996), known by his stage name 6ix9ine ("six-nine"), also...  more

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    Dilip Kumar

    1922-12-12
    Muhammad Yusuf Khan (born 11 December 1922), known professionally as Dilip Kumar, is an Indian...  more
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    Woody Allen

    1935-12-01
    Heywood "Woody" Allen (born December 1, 1935) is an American director, writer, actor, and...  more

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    Walter Mondale

    1928-01-05
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    Ruth Westheimer

    1928-06-04
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    Willie Mays

    1931-05-06
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    Larry Storch

    1923-01-08
    Lawrence Samuel Storch (born January 8, 1923) is an American actor, voice actor, and comedian,...  more
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    Gene Shalit

    1926-03-25
    Eugene Shalit (born March 25, 1926) is an American film and book critic. He filled those roles...  more
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    Jim Bakker

    1940-01-02
    James Orsen Bakker (; born January 2, 1940) is an American televangelist, former Assemblies...  more

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    Carole Cook

    1924-01-14
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    Mel Brooks

    1926-06-28
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