~ #1 - Michael Jackson earned $160 million last year. Much of the money comes from two Cirque du Soleil shows, including One, which opened at Las Vegas' Mandalay Bay in May and is routinely sold out. Big bonus: a hologram-like illusion of Jackson performing "Man in the Mirror" occurring at the show's end.
Photo by Cynthia Dial~ #2 - Elvis Presley
~ #3 - Charles Schulz, the creator of "Peanuts"