Published On: Jun 27 2013 10:53:13 AM CDTUpdated On: Dec 15 2014 02:10:24 AM CST
Beyonce, LeBron James and Dr. Dre star in Forbes' list of the most powerful celebrities of 2014. The rankings are based on earnings, how often they are mentioned on TV and in print, their Internet presence and how they're viewed by American consumers. Here are the Top 20:
Benjamin Franklin dies, Daffy Duck makes his debut, the Bay of Pigs invasion begins, the ill-fated Apollo 13 returns to Earth, and two Los Angeles police officers are convicted in the Rodney King beating, all on this day.