Top 27 Insured Celebrity Bodyparts

Celebrity limb might be worth millions. Many celebrities with “notable” body parts insure them just in case they lose a leg or a boob or even hair in an accident. But most of these people are millionaires several times over.

Mariah Carey precious legs
Brooke Shields, actress – Her legs are insured for an undisclosed amount.
Mariah Carey, singer – Insured her legs for a billion. That’s a lot of bendy straws. She insured her legs and not her voice.
David Beckham, soccer player – His football kicking legs are insured for $70 million.
Michael Flatley, dancer – Insured his dancing feet for $39 million.
Bruce Springsteen, singer – His voice is insured for $31.2 million (6 million dollars in 1960s).
Angela Mount, wine expert – Her taste buds insured for $16 millions.
America Ferrer, actress – Insured her smile for $10 million.
Rod Stewart, singer – His voice is insured for $6 million.
Jamie Lee Curtis, actress – Insured her legs for $2 million.
Ken Dodd, comedian – Insured his teeth for $10.6 million (6.2 million dollar in 1989).
Tom Jones, singer – His chest hair is insured for $7 million. (sic!)
Tina Turner, singer – Her legs are insured for $3.2 million.
Heidi Klum, model – Her stretchy legs are insured for $2.2 million.
Keith Richards, guitarist – Insured his hands for $2 million.
Angie Dickinson, actress – Insured her legs for $1 million.
Betty Grable, dancer, singer & actress – Insured her legs for $1 million.
Rhianna, singer – Insured her legs for $1 million.
Marlene Dietrich, singer & actress – Took out a $1 million policy in case she lost her voice.
David Lee Roth, singer – Took out a 1 million dollar policy against his sperm. (The insurance was just in case Roth fathered a child and a paternity suit ensured.)
Mary Hart, television personality – Insured her legs for $1 million.
Dolly Parton, singer – Insured her breasts for $600,000.
Merv Hughes, cricket player – He had his whiskers, a long trademark mustache, insured for $317,000.
Fred Astaire, dancer & choreographer – Insured his legs for $150,000 – that’s $75,000 each.
Jimmy Durante, pianist – Insured his nose for $50,000.
Egon Ronay, food critic – The world-renown Hungarian insured his taste buds for $2.3 million ($330,000 in 1960s).
Bette Davis, actress – Her waistline was insured for $357,000 ($28,000 – a tidy sum back in the 1930s).
Ben Turpin, comedian – His eyes were insured for $500,000 ($25K in 1910s)

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