From singers and actresses to golfers and cartoonists, dead celebrities are still earning hundreds of millions of pounds.

21:34, UK,
Wednesday
31
October
2018

Marilyn Monroe, Michael Jackson and John Lennon are among the top 10 highest earning dead celebrities
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Marilyn Monroe, Michael Jackson and John Lennon are among the top 10 highest earning dead celebrities

A list of this year’s highest paid dead celebrities has placed Michael Jackson at the top by a massive £282m.

The annual list by Forbes measures pre-tax earnings from 1 October 2017 to 1 October 2018 before deducting fees for agents, managers, lawyers and estate executors.

Find out who the top 10 highest earning dead celebrities are here: