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Can you name the famous people by the things that happened to them after their deaths?

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Had three electoral votes disallowed by Congress
Won Academy Award for portrayal of comic book villain
Hidden by the Argentine government - name declared taboo
Awarded Nobel Peace Prize
Reached #1 on the Billboard charts with '(Sittin' on) The Dock of the Bay'
Garnered $200 million music recording deal
Had his 'Dialogue' removed from the Vatican list of banned books
Delivered to Salome on a platter
Elected to baseball Hall of Fame and awarded Congressional Gold Medal
Became Moscow's most visited citizen
Inducted into Rock and Roll, Country Music, Gospel Music and Rockabilly halls of fame
Moved from Santo Domingo to Havana to Seville (or did he?)
Won Grammy Award for Spoken Word: Children's
Awarded Medal of Honor for valor in the Spanish American War
Inducted into Big Band Hall of Fame; Received Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award
Had his remains exhumed in Iceland thereby check-mating paternity claims
Deified by Roman Senate in 42 B.C.
Appeared on U.S. half dollar only three months after his assassination
Donated 31,225,000 kronor to establish prizes for Physics, Chemistry, Medicine, Literature and Peace
Awarded Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
Finished (via CGI) filming his role in The Crow
Won critical acclaim for her diary detailing her family's attempts to avoid Nazi capture in Amsterdam

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