Robert Brooks

Age: 69

businessman who was chairman of Hooters, the restaurant chain that features scantily clad, buxom waitresses. There are now 430 restaurants in 46 states and 20 countries. “Good food, cold beer, and pretty girls never go out of style,” he said.

Died: Myrtle Beach, S.C., July 16, 2006

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