Ranking of the top earning dead celebrities worldwide in 2014

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Earnings in million U.S. dollars*
Steve McQueen9
Michael Jackson140
Marilyn Monroe17
John Lennon12
James Dean7
Elvis Presley55
Elizabeth Taylor25
Dr Seuss9
Charles Schulz40
Bruce Lee9
Bob Marley20
Bettie Page9
Albert Einstein11
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This statistic shows a ranking of the deceased celebrities who earned the most worldwide in the past 12 months. As of October 2014, Michael Jackson's estate earned 140 million U.S. dollars in the previous 12 months, followed by "The King of Rock and Roll" Elvis Presley and his estate earnings of 55 million U.S. dollars.

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