DEAD CELEBRITIES

         TOP-EARNING

      DEAD CELEBRITY


Since his unexpected death in June 2009, Michael Jackson ranks as the top-earning dead celebrity, according to Forbes magazine, who lists him as making an estimated $170 million this past year.Although there's been a long time since their death some people continue to earn money,that's why we can call them legends.
        

FORBES LIST

  • Michael Jackson: $170 million
  • Elvis Presley: $55 million
  • Marilyn Monroe: $27 million
  • Charlie Brown creator Charles Schulz: $25 million
  • John Lennon (tie): $12 million
  • Elizabeth Taylor (tie): $12 million
  • Albert Einstein: $10 million
  • Dr. Seuss creator Theodore Geisel: $9 million
  • Jimi Hendrix (tie): $7 million
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo author Stieg Larsson: $7 million
  • Steve McQueen: $7 million
  • Songwriter Richard Rodgers: $7 million
  • George Harrison (tie): $6 million
  • Bettie Page: $6 million
  • Andy Warhol: $6 million
Michael Jackson