#1 | $115 Million MICHAEL JACKSON June 25, 2009 (50) Overdose/Homicide  

#2 | $100 Million ELVIS PRESLEY August 16, 1977 (42)†Heart Attack 

#3 | $45 Million RAY MANZAREK May 20, 2013 (74)†Cancer 

#4 | $40 Million DR. SEUSS September 24, 1991 (87)†Cancer 

#5 | $30 Million CHARLES M. SCHULZ February 12, 2000 (77)†Cancer 

#6 (TIE) | $30 Million PRINCE April 21, 2016 (57)†Overdose 

#7 (TIE) | $30 Million WHITNEY HOUSTON February 11, 2012 (48)†Drowning 

#8 | $22 Million JOHN LENNON December 8, 1980 (40)†Homicide