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Tracy Morgan Holds Fortune After Michael Jackson's Death

April 16, 2010 (6:30 am) GMT
He bought the King of Pop's jewelled glove in 'Thriller' for $17,000 before the singer's death and now it's worth triple.
Tracy Morgan

Comedian has struck it rich - he owns one of 's original jewelled gloves. The funnyman's "" co-star, , scoffed at the fact Morgan had paid $17,000 for the pop culture memorabilia item - but now he's convinced Morgan is sitting on a small fortune.

Wilson says, "It was right when Michael Jackson had announced that he was gonna do those shows in London before he passed away and Tracy was like, 'You know I bought Mike's glove - the one from the 'Thriller' video,' and I was like, 'Really? You bought that. How much did that cost you?' He was like, '$17,000!' "

"I was like, 'Man, you got ripped off.' And then Michael Jackson died and I read in the paper that it's worth $43,000 now. Seriously."

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