Elvis Presley is the most familiar dead celebrity to the public (98% of the public recognizes him). Close behind is Lucille Ball (95%)
But while Elvis is the best known, that doesn't mean he's the most beloved. His Q score, rating his popularity, is 36%, while Lucy's Q score is 52%. In fact, the celebrities that people miss the most are Lucille Ball, Walt Disney, Bob Hope, John Wayne and Red Skelton.
April 11, 2008
Lucille Ball Most Beloved Deceased Celebrity
According to a study conducted every two years by Marketing Evaluations, the Q Scores, which rate the popularity of personalities has again found Lucille Ball to be the most beloved deceased celebrity! Read more about it here.
post at 3:05 PM