Wednesday, October 25, 2006
Kurt Cobain tops list of richest dead celebs
Twelve years after his death, Kurt Cobain is making millions upon millions. He's even richer than the King. Cobain, who raked in an estimated $50 million between October 2005 and October of this year, has edged Elvis Presley from the No. 1 spot on Forbes.com's list of "Top-Earning Dead Celebrities."
Presley, who sat atop the list each year since its debut in 2001, ranks second with earnings of $42 million. Presley died in 1977.
He's followed by:
Charles M. Schulz
Dr. Seuss (Theodor Geisel)