#8. Joe DiMaggio
Baseball Player Joe DiMaggio’s final words were: “I finally get to see Marilyn”, referring to his long time partner Marilyn Monroe. DiMaggio, a heavy smoker for much of his adult life, was admitted to Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood, Florida, on October 12, 1998, for lung cancer surgery, and remained there for 99 days. He returned to his Hollywood, Florida home on January 19, 1999, where he died on March 8.