Celebrity picks for Derby Dead Pool 2016: K


Kagawa, Kyoko
Born 5 December 1931  (Tokyo, Japan)
Veteran and long-serving Japanese film actress.
[Picture of Kyoko Kagawa]


Kallen, Kitty
Born 25 May 1922  (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)
Big band singer of the 1940s & 1950s, but whose star has waned since then. Died in January 2016 but no obit.
[Picture of Kitty Kallen]


Kamprad, Ingvar
Born 30 March 1926  (Ljungby, Sweden)
Founder of IKEA, the furniture store.
[Picture of Ingvar Kamprad]


Kander, John
Born 18 March 1927  (Kansas City, Missouri, USA)
Composer of stage musicals, including 'Cabaret', 'Fosse' and 'Chicago'.
[Picture of John Kander]


Kandó, Ata
Born 17 September 1913  (Budapest, Hungary)
Dutch-Hungarian photographer.
[Picture of Ata Kandó]


Kao, Charles K.
Born 4 November 1933  (Shanghai, China)
Scientist, awarded the Nobel prize in 2009 for his part in the development of fibre optic technology.
[Picture of Charles K. Kao]


Kaplan, Juliette
Born 2 October 1939  (Bournemouth, Dorset, England)
Actress, best known for playing the wife from Hell, Pearl, in Last of the Summer Wine.
[Picture of Juliette Kaplan]


Kara, Ritchii
Born in Saltdean, East Sussex, England  (exact date unknown)
Drag queen who was diagnosed with vCJD, the human equivalent of Mad Cow disease, in spite of being a vegetarian for the past five years. Born c.1985.
[Picture of Ritchii Kara]


Kardashian, Rob
Born 17 March 1987  (Los Angeles, California, USA)
Brother of Kim et al, part of the 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' reality-TV show.
[Picture of Rob Kardashian]


Karen, Anna
Born 19 September 1936  (Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa)
Actress best known for her role as the hapless Olive Rudge in ITV's hit 70s sitcom 'On the Buses'.
[Picture of Anna Karen]


Karzai, Hamid
Born 24 December 1957  (Kandahar, Afghanistan)
Leader of Afghanistan's interim government insince 2001. Much more importantly, he has won praise from the Gucci fashion house for his trademark green coat and rather funky ceremonial hat, which he made himself from his own facial hair.
[Picture of Hamid Karzai]


Kasdan, Lawrence
Born 14 January 1949  (Miami, Florida, USA)
Film producer, scriptwriter and director. Wrote the screenplays for 'The Empire Strikes Back', 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' and 'Return of the Jedi'. Also directed the neo-noir thriller 'Body Heat' in 1981.
[Picture of Lawrence Kasdan]


Kasem, Jean
Born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, USA  (exact date unknown)
American actress, widow of the late Casey. As Groucho Marx once said "No wonder he passed away!" Born 1955.
[Picture of Jean Kasem]


Kasparov, Garry
Born 13 April 1963  (Baku, Azerbaijan)
Retired former world chess champion, who has now entered the dangerous world of Russian politics, opposing Vladimir Putin.
[Picture of Garry Kasparov]


Kassin, Katja
Born 24 September 1979  (Leipzig, Germany)
German pornographic actress.
[Picture of Katja Kassin]


Katajavuori, Salme
Born 2 May 1912  (Turku, Finland)
Veteran Finnish politician. Died in September 2016 but no obit.
[Picture of Salme Katajavuori]


Katona, Kerry
Born 6 September 1980  (Warrington, Cheshire, England)
Former topless model and member of Atomic Kitten who admitted to never having sung a note on any of the band's hits. Made many a tabloid cover with her drug-fuelled antics and relationships with bigger and balder builders.
[Picture of Kerry Katona]


Katz, Alex
Born 24 July 1927  (Brooklyn, New York, USA)
Pop Art artist & sculptor.
[Picture of Alex Katz]


Kaufman, Gerald
Born 21 June 1930  (Leeds, Yorkshire, England)
Creepy & dour former Labour party MP, former shadow foreign & home secretary.
[Picture of Gerald Kaufman]


Kaunda, Kenneth
Born 28 April 1924  (Chinsali, Zambia)
President of Zambia from 1964-91.
[Picture of Kenneth Kaunda]


Kaurismäki, Aki
Born 4 April 1957  (Orimattila, Finland)
Acclaimed Finnish film screenwriter and director.
[Picture of Aki Kaurismäki]


Kaye, Carol
Born 24 March 1935  (Everett, Washington, USA)
Bass guitarist, most notably on The Beach Boys' 1966 classic 'Pet Sounds'.
[Picture of Carol Kaye]


Kaye, Gorden
Born 7 April 1941  (Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England)
UK comic actor, best remembered for being Rene Artois in 'Allo, 'Allo'.
[Picture of Gorden Kaye]


Ke$ha, (singer)
Born 1 March 1987  (Los Angeles, California, USA)
Singer-songwriter and rapper whose debut album, 'Animal' topped the U.S. Charts in 2010. I pretend I know all this, but I don't..
[Picture of (singer) Ke$ha]


Keaton, Michael
Born 5 September 1951  (Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, USA)
American actor, a former Batman. Also in 'Beetlejuice' and the criminally underrated 'Night Shift' with Henry Wrinkler.
[Picture of Michael Keaton]


Keegan, Kevin
Born 14 February 1951  (Armthorpe, Doncaster, England)
Former Liverpool FC, Newcastle United and England forward. Managed the Magpies to Premier League runner-up spot in 1996 after his famous rant in front of the TV cameras.
[Picture of Kevin Keegan]


Keeler, Christine
Born 22 February 1942  (Uxbridge, Middlesex, England)
Former model and dancer who brought down the career of John Profumo and, eventually, the reign of PM Harold Macmillan.
[Picture of Christine Keeler]


Kefford, Ace
Born 10 December 1946  (Moseley, Birmingham, England)
Bassist, co-founder of 60s band the Move.
[Picture of Ace Kefford]


Keith, Penelope
Born 2 April 1940  (Sutton, Surrey, England)
Popular actress in the 1970s whom male viewers secretly fancied in 'The Good Life' whilst publicly liking Felicity Kendall. And don't deny it...
[Picture of Penelope Keith]


Kelly, Elizabeth
Born 29 May 1921  (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England)
Actress, Nellie Ellis in EastEnders, between 1993-2000.
[Picture of Elizabeth Kelly]


Kelly, Frank Frank Kelly is no longer with us
Born 28 December 1938  (Dublin, Ireland)

Died 28 February 2016  (location of death unknown)

Age at death: 77  (read death notice)
Feck! Arse! Girls! The actor behind Father Jack Hackett from 'Father Ted'.
[Picture of Frank Kelly]


Kelly, Gary
Born 3 August 1966  (Fulwood, Lancashire, England)
Former goalkeeper for Bury & Oldham, brother of fellow goalkeeper Alan. Kelly announced in 2007 that he had cancer.
[Picture of Gary Kelly]


Kelly, Helen
Born 19 September 1964  (Wellington, New Zealand)
New Zealander trade unionist. Died in October 2016 but no obit.
[Picture of Helen Kelly]


Kelly, Jim
Born 14 February 1960  (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA)
Retired quarterback for the Buffalo Bills, been suffering from cancer and MRSA since 2013.
[Picture of Jim Kelly]


Kelly, Lorraine
Born 30 November 1959  (Glasgow, Scotland)
Long-running TV presenter for ITV, shown up on just about every daytime TV sofa they've used over the last 30 years.
[Picture of Lorraine Kelly]


Kelly, Matthew
Born 9 March 1950  (Manchester, England)
Former host of UK TV shows 'Game For A Laugh' and 'Stars In Their Eyes', whose career came down crashing down around his ears in late 2002 when various insalubrious accusations were made about his sexual preferences.
[Picture of Matthew Kelly]


Keneally, Thomas
Born 7 October 1935  (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia)
Australian playwright & author.
[Picture of Thomas Keneally]


Kennedy, Ethel
Born 11 April 1928  (Chicago, Illinois, USA)
Widow of Robert Kennedy. Perhaps the most cursed of all the Kennedys, as her parents, brother, husband, sister-in-law and two sons all died early, most in accidents. Amazing that she's made it this far, in a way.
[Picture of Ethel Kennedy]


Kennedy, George George Kennedy is no longer with us
Born 18 February 1925  (New York, New York, USA)

Died 28 February 2016  (Boise, Idaho, USA)

Age at death: 91  (read death notice)
Tall, well-built bit-part actor who has been in over 100 films and 50 TV programmes, but, somewhat depressingly for him, remains best known as Leslie Nielsen's police squad sidekick in the three Naked Gun movies.
[Picture of George Kennedy]


Kennedy, Ray
Born 28 July 1951  (Seaton Delaval, Northumberland, England)
Former Liverpool and England footballer, now suffering from Parkinson's Disease.
[Picture of Ray Kennedy]


Kennedy Martin, Ian
Born 23 May 1936  (place of birth unknown)
Television writer, specialising in police drama. Created 'The Sweeney', 'Juliet Bravo' and 'The Chinese Detective'.
[Picture of Ian Kennedy Martin]


Kennedy Smith, Jean
Born 20 February 1928  (Boston, Massachusetts, USA)
US Ambassador to Ireland from 1993 to 1998. The only surviving child of Joseph Kennedy from that remarkable family.
[Picture of Jean Kennedy Smith]


Kenny, Tom
Born 13 July 1962  (Syracuse, New York, USA)
Actor, comedian and the voice of 'SpongeBob SquarePants'.
[Picture of Tom Kenny]


Kent, Duchess of
Born 22 February 1933  (Hovingham Hall, Worsley, Yorkshire)
Katharine Lucy Mary Windsor - married to (unsurprisingly) the Duke of Kent, who is the Queen's cousin.
[Picture of Duchess of Kent]


Kent, Muhtar
Born in New York City, New York, USA  (exact date unknown)
Turkish-American businessman. CEO of the Coca-Cola Company since 2009. Born c. 1952.
[Picture of Muhtar Kent]


Kent (Prince Edward), Duke of
Born 9 October 1935  (Belgrave Square, London, England)
The Duke of Kent since 1942, after his father was killed in an air crash. Also head of the Lawn Tennis Association & so often seen at Wimbledon.
[Picture of Duke of Kent (Prince Edward)]


Kenwright, Bill
Born 4 September 1945  (Liverpool, England)
Actor-turned theatre impressario. Also chairman of Everton FC. Where's the funeral money, Bill?
[Picture of Bill Kenwright]


Keogh, Doreen
Born in Dublin, Rep of Ireland  (exact date unknown)
Best known either as Concepta the barmaid in the early days of 'Coronation Street' or more recently in 'The Royle Family' as Mary, the next-door neighbour.
[Picture of Doreen Keogh]


Kercheval, Ken
Born 15 July 1935  (Wolcottville, Indiana, USA)
American actor, probably best remembered as Cliff "Digger" Barnes in 'Dallas'.
[Picture of Ken Kercheval]


Kerr, Graham
Born 22 January 1934  (London, England)
One of the first celebrity chefs - still well remembered as 'The Galloping Gourmet'.
[Picture of Graham Kerr]


Kerr, Judith
Born 14 June 1923  (Berlin, Germany)
Author, creator of the Mog series of children's books. Widow of pioneering television writer Nigel Kneale.
[Picture of Judith Kerr]


Kerslake, Roy
Born 26 December 1942  (Paignton, Devon, England)
Cricketer, former cricketer for Somerset. Has the middle name Cosmo, which is probably more interesting than his cricket career.
[Picture of Roy Kerslake]


Kessler, Heinz
Born 26 January 1920  (Luban, Lower Silesia Province, Poland)
German military officer and politician who abandoned the Nazi's for Soviet Russia, later appointed Defence Minister in East Germany. Wasn't a fan of capitalists trying to flee to the West, to say the least.
[Picture of Heinz Kessler]


Khaddam, Abdul Halim
Born 15 September 1932  (Baniyas, Syria)
Vice-President of Syria from 1984-2005.
[Picture of Abdul Halim Khaddam]


Khalifa, Wiz
Born 8 September 1987  (Minot, North Dakota, USA)
Rapper, born plain old Cameron Thomaz.
[Picture of Wiz Khalifa]


Khamenei, Ayatollah Ali
Born 17 July 1939  (Mashhad, Iran)
Former President of Iran, and current Supreme Leader, since 1989.
[Picture of Ayatollah Ali Khamenei]


Khan, Asghar
Born 17 January 1921  (Jammu, Kashmir, India)
Former Commander-in-Chief of the Pakistan Air Force.
[Picture of Asghar Khan]


Khan, Yawar Hayat
Born 18 October 1943  (Lahore, Pakistan)
Former producer and director with the Pakistan Television Corporation. Died in November but no obit.
[Picture of Yawar Hayat Khan]


Khosrow Vaziri, Hossein
Born 15 March 1943  (Tehran, Iran)
Iranian wrestler known as the Iron Sheik.
[Picture of Hossein Khosrow Vaziri]


Kilby, Barry
Born 23 January 1949  (Blackpool, Lancashire, England)
Former Burnley FC chairman, who stood down due to his cancer fight.
[Picture of Barry Kilby]


Killen, Edgar Ray
Born 17 January 1925  (Neshoba, Mississippi, USA)
Former member of the Ku Klux Klan who conspired to kill several civil rights activists in the 1960s. Currently rotting away in prison.
[Picture of Edgar Ray Killen]


Kilmer, Val
Born 31 December 1959  (Los Angeles, California, USA)
Square-jawed film actor. Excellent in 'Tombstone', shit in 'Batman' and indeed everything else...
[Picture of Val Kilmer]


Kilrea, Brian
Born 21 October 1934  (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)
Former ice hockey player, coach and genral manager for the Ottawa 67's.
[Picture of Brian Kilrea]


Kimbra, (singer)
Born 27 March 1990  (Hamilton, New Zealand)
Electropop singer.
[Picture of (singer) Kimbra]


KimmoKM, (meme)
Date and place of birth unknown
Finnish man who's face has been used in a host of memes depicting charismatic, devil-may-care gentlemen about town. Or not.
[Picture of (meme) KimmoKM]


Kincaid, Rowena Rowena Kincaid is no longer with us
Date and place of birth unknown

Died 2 September 2016  (location of death unknown)

Age at death: 40  (read death notice)
Terminal cancer patient, works for BBC Wales though, which seriously ups her chances of an obituary. Born c. 1976.
[Picture of Rowena Kincaid]


Kincaid, Terroja
Born 20 February 1985  (place of birth unknown)
Vogger known as 'TheAmazingAtheist'.
[Picture of Terroja Kincaid]


King, Don
Born 20 August 1931  (Cleveland, Ohio, USA)
Exuberant, some might say cynical, boxing promoter with the upright hair.
[Picture of Don King]


King, Florence Florence King is no longer with us
Born 5 January 1936  (Washington DC, USA)

Died 6 January 2016  (Fredericksburg, Virginia, USA)

Age at death: 80  (read death notice)
Novelist and journalist, whose work mainly features on the deep South of the USA.
[Picture of Florence King]


King, Jonathan
Born 9 December 1944  (Godalming, Surrey, England)
Musician and TV presenter who was sentenced to 7 years in jail in 2001 for sexually abusing teenage boys.
[Picture of Jonathan King]


King, Larry
Born 19 November 1933  (Brooklyn, New York, USA)
American broadcaster, who hosted a world-famous chat show on CNN until his retirement in 2010. Born Lawrence Harvey Zieger.
[Picture of Larry King]


King, Perry
Born 30 April 1948  (Alliance, Ohio, USA)
Actor who played Han Solo in the radio series of 'Star Wars'.
[Picture of Perry King]


King, Ronald
Date and place of birth unknown
Man accused of shooting dead his 81 yr old wife at a care home in 2015. Born c. 1929.
[Picture of Ronald King]


King, Stephen
Born 21 September 1947  (Portland, Oregon, USA)
Horror writer - 'Carrie', 'The Shining', 'It', 'Misery' etc.
[Picture of Stephen King]


King Krule, (musician)
Born 24 August 1994  (place of birth unknown)
Baby-faced "musician" according to Wikipedia, stretching the definition of music to absurd extremes.
[Picture of (musician) King Krule]


Kingdom, Roger
Born 26 August 1962  (Vienna, Georgia, USA)
Twice Olympic 110m Hurdles Champion, the nemesis and inspiration for Colin Jackson.
[Picture of Roger Kingdom]


Kingsley, Gershon
Born 28 October 1922  (Bochum, Germany)
German-American composer, an expert in electronic music.
[Picture of Gershon Kingsley]


Kinney, Fern
Born in Jackson, Mississippi, USA  (exact date unknown)
R&B singer who enjoyed a massive hit in 1980 with 'Together We Are Beautiful'.
[Picture of Fern Kinney]


Kinsey, Noel
Born 24 December 1925  (Treorchy, Wales)
Retired Welsh footballer, played for Norwich City and Birmingham City.
[Picture of Noel Kinsey]


Kirby, David
Born 18 January 1939  (Darlington, Co. Durham, England)
Cricketer for Cambridge University and Leicestershire.
[Picture of David Kirby]


Kirwan, Danny
Born 13 May 1950  (Brixton, London, England)
Guitarist for Fleetwood Mac in the 60s and 70s.
[Picture of Danny Kirwan]


Kissinger, Henry
Born 23 May 1923  (Fürth, Germany)
Secretary of State in the US government under Presidents Nixon and Ford. Shared the 1973 Nobel Peace Prize for helping to broker a ceasefire in Vietnam - ironic, given that he'd been part of the government that started the war in the first place.
[Picture of Henry Kissinger]


Kitson, Ken
Born in Bradford, Yorkshire, England  (exact date unknown)
British actor who has a habit of popping up in Last of the Summer Wine and.... not much else really. Born 1946.
[Picture of Ken Kitson]


Knatchbull, Patricia
Born 14 February 1924  (London, England)
2nd Countess Mountbatten of Burma, 1st cousin of Phil the Greek.
[Picture of Patricia Knatchbull]


Knight, Barry
Born 18 February 1938  (Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England)
Former all-rounder for the England cricket team.
[Picture of Barry Knight]


Knight, Billy
Born 12 November 1935  (Northampton, England)
Retired tennis player. Won the French Open Mixed Doubles with Yola Ramírez in 1959.
[Picture of Billy Knight]


Knight, Jill
Born 9 July 1924  (London, England)
Former Conservative MP for Birmingham Edgbaston.
[Picture of Jill Knight]


Knight, Marion "Suge"
Born 19 April 1965  (Compton, California, USA)
Co-founder of rap & hip-hop label Death Row Records. Once allegedly dangled Vanilla Ice out of a seventh-storey window by his ankles; his only mistake was hauling him back in again.
[Picture of Marion


Know, Dr.
Born 15 September 1958  (Washington D. C., USA)
Punk rock guitarist for hardcore band Bad Brains.
[Picture of Dr. Know]


Knowles, Michael
Born in Spondon, Derbyshire, England  (exact date unknown)
Actor who specialised in playing posh twits. Born 1937.
[Picture of Michael Knowles]


Knox, Barbara
Born 30 September 1933  (Oldham, Lancashire, England)
Rita Bates/Sullivan/Fairclough in Coronation Street, a role she has played, on & off, since 1964.
[Picture of Barbara Knox]


Kochel, David
Date and place of birth unknown
Campaign strategist for Jeb Bush's ultimately fruitless punt for the US Presidency.
[Picture of David Kochel]


Koenig, Walter
Born 14 September 1936  (Chicago, Illinois, USA)
Actor, who will forever be known as Chekov in the original 'Star Trek'. Later a comic book artist.
[Picture of Walter Koenig]


Kofas, Igoris
Date and place of birth unknown
Vocalist for Lithuanian electro-pop band Lemon Joy. I'd never thought I'd be writing that sentence…
[Picture of Igoris Kofas]


Kohl, Helmut
Born 3 April 1930  (Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany)
Former Chancellor of Germany between 1982 & 1998. Now drags his enormous bulk around the world attending state functions.
[Picture of Helmut Kohl]


Kohn, Walter
Born 9 March 1923  (Vienna, Austria)
Nobel Prize winning theoretical physicist. Died in April 2016 but no obit.
[Picture of Walter Kohn]


Koide, Yasutaro Yasutaro Koide is no longer with us
Born 13 March 1903  (Tsuruga, Fukui Prefecture, Japan)

Died 19 January 2016  (Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan)

Age at death: 112  (read death notice)
The oldest man in the World as of 2016. Didn't have long to celebrate though...
[Picture of Yasutaro Koide]


Koirala, Sushil Sushil Koirala is no longer with us
Born 12 August 1939  (Morang District, Nepal)

Died 9 February 2016  (Kathmandu, Nepal)

Age at death: 76  (read death notice)
Prime minister of Nepal from February 2014 to October 2015.
[Picture of Sushil Koirala]


Kony, Joseph
Born 18 September 1962  (Odek, Gulu, Uganda)
Leader of the Lord's Resistance Army in Uganda. Accused of all sorts of grisly murders, tortures and what-not.
[Picture of Joseph Kony]


Kopa, Raymond
Born 13 October 1931  (Nœux-les-Mines, Pas-de-Calais, France)
Former Stade Reims, Real Madrid and France international footballer.
[Picture of Raymond Kopa]


Korchnoi, Viktor Viktor Korchnoi is no longer with us
Born 23 May 1931  (St. Petersburg, Russia)

Died 6 June 2016  (Wohlen, Switzerland)

Age at death: 85  (read death notice)
Chess Grandmaster, still playing. Now of Swiss citizenship.
[Picture of Viktor Korchnoi]


Kösen, Sultan
Born 10 December 1982  (Mardin, Turkey)
The World's tallest living man, stretching out to 8ft 1in.
[Picture of Sultan Kösen]


Kossoff, Leon
Born 7 December 1926  (Islington, London, England)
Artist, whose speciality is London - either portraits, buildings or cityscapes.
[Picture of Leon Kossoff]


Kotto, Yaphet
Born 15 November 1937  (New York City, New York, USA)
US actor, known for his roles in 'Alien', 'Running Man' and 'Live and Let Die'.
[Picture of Yaphet Kotto]


Koussa, Moussa
Born in Tajura, Libya  (exact date unknown)
Former foreign minister in Muammar Gadaffi's government before its overthrow in 2011. Born c. 1946
[Picture of Moussa Koussa]


Kraivichien, Thanin
Born 5 April 1927  (Bangkok, Thailand)
Former Thailand Prime Minister.
[Picture of Thanin Kraivichien]


Kramer, Larry
Born 25 June 1935  (Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA)
Dramatist, author & gay rights activist.
[Picture of Larry Kramer]


Krebbers, Herman
Born 18 June 1923  (Hengelo, Overijssel, Netherlands)
Dutch violinist, eventual concertmaster of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.
[Picture of Herman Krebbers]


Krebs, John
Born 11 April 1945  (Sheffield, England)
English zoologist and former Principal of Jesus College, Cambridge.
[Picture of John Krebs]


Kristofferson, Kris
Born 22 June 1936  (Brownsville, Texas, USA)
Successful folk and country singer-songwriter.
[Picture of Kris Kristofferson]


Krofft, Marty
Born 9 April 1937  (Montreal, Quebec, Canada)
With his brother, Sid, TV producers for children's TV in America in the 1970s and 1980s.
[Picture of Marty Krofft]


Krofft, Sid
Born 30 July 1929  (Montreal, Quebec, Canada)
With his brother, Marty, TV producers for children's TV in America in the 1970s and 1980s.
[Picture of Sid Krofft]


Krüger, Hardy
Born 12 April 1928  (Wedding, Berlin, Germany)
Veteran German actor, who appeared in many Hollywood films - 'Flight of the Phoenix' etc. Nice to think that if he was to snuff it this year he won't be the "one who got away.." from the DDP!
[Picture of Hardy Krüger]


Krystal, Phyllis
Born 11 May 1914  (London, England)
Psychotherapist. If you want to find your inner you, she's the one to talk to…
[Picture of Phyllis Krystal]


Kuga, Yoshiko
Born 21 January 1931  (Tokyo, Japan)
Award-winning Japanese film actress.
[Picture of Yoshiko Kuga]


Kuhn, Mickey
Born 21 September 1932  (Waukegan, Illinois, USA)
Former child actor who retired from the film business in 1957 aged 25.
[Picture of Mickey Kuhn]


Kumar, Dilip
Born 11 December 1922  (Peshawar, India)
Indian film actor turned politician.
[Picture of Dilip Kumar]


Kun-Hee, Lee
Born 9 January 1942  (Uiryeong County, South Korea)
Chairman of Samsung and a multi-billionaire so wealthy and powerful he gets pardoned from various wrongdoings without even needing to bother resorting to bribery.
[Picture of Lee Kun-Hee]


Kuok, Robert
Born 6 October 1923  (Johor, Malaysia)
Successful Malaysian/Chinese businessman, owner of the Shangri-La Hotel chain and 40th richest man in the World.
[Picture of Robert Kuok]


Kurtz, Gary
Born 27 July 1940  (Los Angeles, California, USA)
Hollywood film producer with 'American Graffiti' and 'Star Wars' among his film credits.
[Picture of Gary Kurtz]


Kusama, Yayoi
Born 22 March 1929  (Matsumoto, Japan)
Japanese painter, artist and writer, who specialises in pop art.
[Picture of Yayoi Kusama]


Kutcher, Ashton
Born 7 February 1978  (Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA)
Actor, married to Demi Moore from 2005-13 and now with Mila Kunis, the lucky cunt..
[Picture of Ashton Kutcher]


Kuttner, Stuart
Date and place of birth unknown
Former News of the World newspaper editor. Born c. 1940
[Picture of Stuart Kuttner]


Kvapil, Radoslav
Born 15 March 1934  (Brno, Czech Republic)
Noted Czech pianist.
[Picture of Radoslav Kvapil]


Kwouk, Burt Burt Kwouk is no longer with us
Born 18 July 1930  (Warrington, Lancashire, England)

Died 24 May 2016  (location of death unknown)

Age at death: 85  (read death notice)
Actor forever known as Cato in the Pink Panther films.
[Picture of Burt Kwouk]


Kyi, Aung San Suu
Born 19 June 1945  (Rangoon, Burma)
Burmese pro-democracy activist and unlikely fan of Dave Lee Travis. Released from house arrest in 2010.
[Picture of Aung San Suu Kyi]


Kyo, Machiko
Born 25 March 1924  (Osaka, Japan)
Japanese movie actress, a star in her homeland.
[Picture of Machiko Kyo]


Kyo-Ahn, Hwang
Born 15 April 1957  (Seoul, South Korea)
Prime Minister of South Korea since 2015.
[Picture of Hwang Kyo-Ahn]

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