Celebrity picks for Derby Dead Pool 2020: I


Idle, Eric
Born 29 March 1943  (South Shields, Tyne & Wear, England)
Member of Monty Python, actor & writer of comedy songs, including the recent musical, 'Spamalot'.
[Picture of Eric Idle]


Ifield, Frank
Born 30 November 1937  (Coventry, England)
Yodelling singer, popular in the UK in the early 1960s.
[Picture of Frank Ifield]


Iglesias, Julio
Born 23 September 1943  (Madrid, Spain)
Smoove-as-silk Spanish crooner who has sold over 120 million records to menopausal women across the civilised world.
[Picture of Julio Iglesias]


Ignatov, Konstantin
Born in Bulgaria  (exact date unknown)
Man jailed for his role in a cryptocurrency fraud.
[Picture of Konstantin Ignatov]


Iguacen Borau, Damian
Born 12 February 1916  (Fuencalderas, Spain)
Third oldest living Roman Catholic bishop as of the start of 2018.
[Picture of Damian Iguacen Borau]


Iliescu, Ion
Born 2 March 1930  (Oltenita, Romania)
Former President of Romania, replaced the hated Ceausescu in 1989. Had a 2nd spell as President between 2000-2004.
[Picture of Ion Iliescu]


Illingworth, Ray
Born 8 June 1932  (Pudsey, Yorkshire, England)
Former England cricket captain.
[Picture of Ray Illingworth]


Ilmiye Cıg, Muazzez
Born 20 June 1914  (Bursa, Turkey)
Archaeologist who worked well into her 90s, most famously rewriting the history of the headscarf. Turns out it was first worn by Sumerian priestess who took young men's virginities.
[Picture of Muazzez Ilmiye Cıg]


Impe, Jack Van
Born 9 February 1931  (Freeport, Michigan, USA)
Controversial American televangelist. Died in January 2020 but no obit
[Picture of Jack Van Impe]


Ingham, Bernard
Born 21 June 1932  (Halifax, West Yorkshire, England)
Fat, gruff Yorkshire journalist who went on to become press secretary to Margaret Thatcher.
[Picture of Bernard Ingham]


Ingraham, Laura
Born 19 June 1963  (Glastonbury, Connecticut, USA)
American conservative television host.
[Picture of Laura Ingraham]


Ingrams, Richard
Born 19 August 1937  ()
Curmudgeonly ex-editor of Private Eye.
[Picture of Richard Ingrams]


Inigo, Emilio Lledo
Born 5 November 1927  (Seville, Spain)
Spanish philosopher.
[Picture of Emilio Lledo Inigo]


Iommi, Tony
Born 19 February 1948  (Birmingham, England)
Left-handed lead guitarist for heavy rock legends Black Sabbath since their formation in 1964.
[Picture of Tony Iommi]


Irvine, Eddie
Born 10 November 1965  (Newtownards, County Down, Northern Ireland)
Formula 1 racing driver who won four races and earned 191pts during his career. He retired in 2002 and started a second but more private career as a boxing champion, being honoured with a six month prison sentence for "mutual injury" in January 2014.
[Picture of Eddie Irvine]


Irving, George
Born 6 May 1954  (South Shields, UK)
Actor who played Hungarian surgeon Anton Meyer in the early seasons of "Holby City".
[Picture of George Irving]


Irving, James K.
Born 20 March 1928  (Rothesay, New Brunswick, Canada)
Co-owner of the Irving Group with his brother Arthur.
[Picture of James K. Irving]


Isakson, Johnny
Born 28 December 1944  (Atlanta, Georgia, USA)
US Senator for Georgia from 2005 to 2019.
[Picture of Johnny Isakson]


Isley, Ronald
Born 21 May 1941  (Cincinnati, Ohio, USA)
American singer, one of the Isley Brothers. Currently in prison for tax evasion & there are rumours that his health is not good.
[Picture of Ronald Isley]


Ivey, Kay
Born 15 October 1944  (Camden, Alabama, USA)
Governor of Alabama since 2017.
[Picture of Kay Ivey]


Ivory, James
Born 7 June 1928  (Berkeley, California, USA)
Film director, the Ivory of the Merchant-Ivory film productions company.
[Picture of James Ivory]


Ivy, Madison
Born 14 June 1989  (Munich, Germany)
Petite American porn starlet, specialises in facial scenes. Apparently.
[Picture of Madison Ivy]

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