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Estates of dead celebrities making millions

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Late luminaries, such as Elvis, are profitable in part because they first captivated fans in a pre-Internet age of truly mass media.

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ELVIS Presley boasts 12.4 million "likes" on Facebook and 187,000 followers on Twitter and recently released a duet with Barbra Streisand. Never mind that he died in 1977.

And that's just the beginning for the King of Rock 'n' Roll and other long-dead celebrities,