Celebrity picks for Derby Dead Pool 2017: Z


Born 4 May 1954  (Hoboken, New Jersey, USA)
Child star actress, who later went into modelling and singing.
[Picture of Pia ZADORA]


Born 9 August 1931  (Maceio, Brazil)
Former player and coach for the Brazilian national team, winning the World Cup as a player in 1958 and 1962 and again as manager in 1970.
[Picture of Mario ZAGALLO]


Born in Poland  (exact date unknown)
Director of the feared Mossad Israeli secret service from 1968-74. Born 1925
[Picture of Zvi ZAMIR]


ZANGPO, Takna Jigme
Date and place of birth unknown
Tibetan former political prisoner, incarcerated for 37 years. Born 1927.
[Picture of Takna Jigme ZANGPO]


ZARIN, Bobby
Born 29 March 1970  (New York City, New York, USA)
Husband of 'Real Housewives of New York City' reality star Jill Zarin. The Monty Brinson of 2017?
[Picture of Bobby ZARIN]


Born 12 February 1923  (Florence, Tuscany, Italy)
Italian film director, famous for the films 'Jesus of Nazareth' & 'Tea with Mussolini'. Awarded an honorary British knighthood in 1999. Born Gianfranco Corsi.
[Picture of Franco ZEFFIRELLI]


ZEID, Mahmoud Abou
Date and place of birth unknown
Photojournalist known as "Shawkan", currently in prison in Egypt.
[Picture of Mahmoud Abou ZEID]


ZEMIN, Jiang
Born 17 August 1926  (Yangzhou, Jiangsu, China)
Former Chinese President (1993-2003) & General Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party
[Picture of Jiang ZEMIN]


ZETA-JONES, Catherine
Born 25 September 1969  (Swansea, Wales)
Foxy Welsh actress who made a succcesful transition from British tv star to Hollywood, marrying Michael Douglas along the way.
[Picture of Catherine ZETA-JONES]


Born 31 May 1939  (Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA)
American assistant film director on over 50 films but forever known for his acting role in 'Apocalypse Now', instructing Martin Sheen to "terminate... with extreme prejudice".
[Picture of Jerry ZIESMER]


ZIZEK, Slavoj
Born 21 March 1949  (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
Uber-fashionable Slovenian Hegelian-Marxist philosopher and writer.
[Picture of Slavoj ZIZEK]


Date and place of birth unknown
Canadian broadcast journalist.
[Picture of Libby ZNAIMER]


ZOHN, Ethan
Born 12 November 1973  (Lexington, Massachusetts, USA)
Winner of the US reality series 'Survivor: Africa' in 2001.
[Picture of Ethan ZOHN]


ZORREGUIETA, Jorge Jorge ZORREGUIETA is no longer with us
Born 18 January 1928  (Larroque, Argentina)

Died 8 August 2017  (Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Age at death: 89  (read death notice)
Argentine politician who served as Minister of Agriculture during General Jorge Rafael Videla's dictatorship.
[Picture of Jorge ZORREGUIETA]

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