November 8 । There exist people who spend their entire lives struggling to earn and take care of their families while on the other hand, there are certain people who have been earning even after their deaths. Take a look at the list below:
Famously known as the “King of pop” has made a huge contribution to the world of dance and music. His highest selling album of all time, “Thriller” still makes everyone groove with all the energy. Ever since his death on June 25, 2009, the celebrity is earning in billions. He earns a total of $115 Million per year and topped the list of highest earning dead celebrities.
The heartthrob of millions in 1950s, also known as the “King of rock and roll” is regarded as one of the most loved cultural idols. Even after his death in 1977 at the age of 42, the famous celebrity earns a lot more than most of the iconic stars even today! He earnes an amount as high as $55 Million every year.
3. Charles Schulz :Charles Schulz AKA Sparky was one of the most famous and influential cartoonists of the 20th century. He is famously known for his comic strip “Peanuts” which was published every day in over 2600 newspapers, 75 nations and in 21 languages. Suffering from Colon cancer, Sparky left the world on February 12, 2000 but he never left the hearts of his fans. He earns a total of $40 Million each year.
4. Bob Marley :
Internationally acclaimed Jamaican musician, singer and guitarist Bob Marley began his career with the group “The Wailers”. Due to spread of melanoma, Marley passed away at the age of 36 on May 11, 1981. Even though he wasn’t a great earner in his active years, the celebrity earns a whopping amount of $21 Million a year.
One of the greatest actresses of all times, Elizabeth Taylor was also a businesswoman and a humanitarian. Her debut role in the film ‘There’s one born every minute’, earned her huge success. She got married 8 times to 7 men and that helped her stay in the news all the times. She died at the age of 79 on 23 March, 2011. Her fragrance business continues to be her source of income. She earned a whopping amount of $20 Million per year.