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Thursday, 13 October 2016

Michael Jackson's still in the money! The late King Of Pop tops Forbes list of highest-paid dead celebrities with $825 million

               Top earner: Michael Jackson, who died in 2009, is the highest-paid dead celebrity, according to Forbes. The King Of Pop, pictured in 1993, tops the list with $825 million in income this year

He passed away seven years ago but Michael Jackson is still making money - and lots of it.
In 2016 the late King Of Pop earned a staggering $825 million, making him far and away the biggest dead celebrity earner of the year.
A long way back in second place in the Forbes list released on Wednesday is Peanuts creator Charles Schulz who earned $48 million. He died in 2009.

  • Sale of singer's remaining half share of Beatles music catalogue to Sony earned him $750 million 
  • Runner-up on the Forbes list is Peanuts creator Charles Schulz with $48 million
  • David Bowie, Prince and Arnold Palmer who all passed away in 2016 also made the cut


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