Wednesday, October 28, 2015
The King lives on! Michael Jackson is world’s top-earning dead celebrity.
The late King of Pop, Michael Jackson has been revealed as the top earning dead celebrity, earning an astonishing £75million this year.
In his more than three decade solo career, the King of Pop made an impressive £719million. He made £653million since 2009 and his latest annual income has seen him top a list of the highest earning dead celebrities. It was complied by financial magazine Forbes.
The second position is Elvis Presley £36million.
The third position is Peanuts cartoonist Charles Schulz £26million.
Fourth position is Bob Marley £14million.
Fifth position is Elizabeth Taylor £13million.