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Top-Earning Dead Celebrities

You'd think a person would have to work pretty hard t­o make more than $5 million a year. But maybe not. The people on this list are making more money in one year than most of us will see in a lifetime -- and they're not even alive to enjoy it! Each year, Forbes magazine compiles data on the top-earning dead celebrities. Altogether, these individuals earned more than $250 million in 2006.

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