Top Earning Dead Celebrities

Name the celebrities who earned the most money posthumously last year.
according to Forbes, between June 2012 and June 2013
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Last updated: October 15, 2018
First submittedDecember 3, 2013
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musician
$160M
Michael Jackson
musician
$55M
Elvis Presley
cartoonist
$37M
Charles Schulz
actress
$25M
Elizabeth Taylor
musician
$18M
Bob Marley
actress
$15M
Marilyn Monroe
musician
$12M
John Lennon
scientist
$10M
Albert Einstein
model
$10M
Bettie Page
author
$9M
Theodor Geisel
actor
$9M
Steve McQueen
actor
$7M
Bruce Lee
singer
$7M
Jenni Rivera
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Level 81
Dec 3, 2013
I feel a little sad that somebody I've never heard of before is making more money dead than I probably ever will alive...
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Level 37
Dec 4, 2013
I feel you dude, I feel you.
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Level 61
May 30, 2014
tell me about it...
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Level 78
Jul 7, 2014
Never heard of Bettie Page or Jenni Rivera, and surprised to see Steve McQueen on the list. He must have had a good agent.
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Level 81
Jul 7, 2014
Bettie Page is pretty famous, though she was always considered not in the mainstream. If you saw a picture of her you would probably recognize her.
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Level 44
Aug 4, 2014
I'm floored that Page is still raking in royalties like that. Especially in a time where everything's available pirated online.