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Elizabeth Taylor's Career Tops Earnings List

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(CBS STORY) Apparently diamonds are forever and can make you rich...even in the afterlife.

Elizabeth Taylor surpassed Michael Jackson to top Forbes Magazine's list of highest-earning dead celebrities.

Taylor earned 210-million dollars in the past year.

Most of that money came from auctions of the glamorous star's jewelry and earnings from her White Diamonds perfume line.

The King of Pop is in second place, earning 145-million in the past year.

Elvis Presley landed at number three with 55-million dollars in earnings.
Peanuts cartoonist Charles Schulz and singer Bob Marley round out the top five.

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