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These dead people probably make more money than you

Michael Jackson and Elvis Presley are among celebrities making millions, even after death, largely for their estates. As this chart from Jody Sieradzki at Dadaviz shows, several celebrities are making more money while dead than most Americans make while alive:

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(Jody Sieradzki / Dadaviz)

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