Michael Jackson tops highest earning list

The King of Pop is richest earning dead celebrity

Jackson topped the Forbes magazine list with earnings of $170m this year.

The singer beat Elvis Presley to the number one spot. Presley earned an estimated $55m followed by Marilyn Monroe with $27m.

Beatle John Lennon and actress Elizabeth Taylor came in fifth position with $12m each.

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