The Top Ten Dead Celebrities Still Earning Money

They say you can’t take it with you, but some folks sure have figured out ways to leave it behind! It’s no secret that the rich and famous leave considerable estates, but did you know that there are plenty of folks out there whose estates keep raking it in? Here are the top 10 deceased celebrities whose estates are still making us nine-to-fivers green with envy.

#1 Elizabeth Taylor

The dark haired beauty was famous for her love life and jewelry collection as she was for her acting.

Born: 27 February 1932 Died: 23 March 2011

Birthplace: London, England

Resting Place: Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California

Estate Earned in Millions: $210

Urn-worthy of the violet eyed actress: Forever In My Heart

#2 Michael Jackson

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The King of Pop’s career spanned several decades and across multiple music genres.

Born: 29 August 1958

Died: 25 June 2009

Birthplace: Gary, Indiana

Resting Place: Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, California

Estate Earned in Millions: $145

An urn that would thrill MJ: Pop Rocks!

 #3 Elvis Presley

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The King of Rock and Roll is widely considered to be one of the most important cultural icons of the 20th Century.

Born: 8 January 1935

Died: 16 August 1977

Birthplace: Tupelo, Mississippi

Resting Place: Graceland, Memphis, Tennessee

Estate Earned in Millions: $55

An urn fit for The King: Imperial

 #4 Charles M. Schulz

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The creator of the beloved comic strip “Peanuts” and one of the most well regarded cartoonists of our time.

Born: 26 November 1922

Died: 13 February 2000

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Resting Place: Pleasant Hills Cemetery, Sebastopol, California

Estate Earned in Millions: $37

An urn Snoopy and the Peanuts Gang would love: Go Fetch

#5 Bob Marley

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The most well-known and bestselling Reggae performer ever. He is attributed with introducing Reggae to the world stage.

Born: 6 February 1945

Died: 11 May 1981

Birthplace: St. Ann’s Parish, Jamaica

Resting Place: St. Ann’s Parish, Jamaica

Estate Earned in Millions: $17

An urn that we could jam to: Kokopelli Keepsake

 #6 John Lennon

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One of the founding members of the Beatles and one of the greatest songwriters of the 20th century.

Born: 9 October 1940

Died: 8 December 1980

Birthplace: Liverpool, England

Resting Place: Cremated

Estate Earned in Millions: $12

We can imagine John liking this urn: Lavender Wings

#7 Marilyn Monroe

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A Hollywood legend and famous sex symbol. Her look and image has inspired men and women the world over.

Born: 1 June 1926

Died: 5 August 1962

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

Resting Place: Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery, Los Angeles, California

Estate Earned in Millions: $10

An urn we’re sure Marilyn would prefer: Diva High Heel

#8 Albert Einstein

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A theoretical physicist whose theory of relativity is dubbed “the world’s most famous equation”.

Born: 14 March 1879

Died: 18 April 1955

Birthplace: Germany

Resting Place: Cremated

Estate Earned in Millions: $10

An urn Dr. Einstein would concur on: Gentry

#9 Theodor Geisel (Dr. Seuss)

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Beloved author of children’s books. His Green Eggs and Ham is one of the bestselling children’s books of all time.

Born: 2 March 1904

Died: 24 September 1991

Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts

Resting Place: Cremated

Estate Earned in Millions: $9

We think this urn could melt a Grinch’s heart: Celebrate Life

#10 Steve McQueen

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The King of Cool and famous “Anti-Hero” Hollywood actor.

Born: 24 March 1930

Died: 7 November 1980

Birthplace: Beech Grove, Indiana

Resting Place: Cremated

Estate Earned in Millions: $8

An urn that likes to play it cool: Admiral Keepsake

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