At the time of his death in 1991, Freddie owned real estate worth inflation-adjusted $40 million. He also owned an additional $13 million of liquid assets.
His net worth was around $50-60 million. Mercury is well-known as the lead singer of the group Queen. .
He was a singer with a four-octave voice range and was famous for his theatrical and flamboyant performance.
As a songwriter, he wrote several songs for Queen, including "Bohemian Rhapsody," "Killer Queen," "Somebody to Love," "Don't Stop Me Now," "Crazy Little Thing Called Love," and "We Are the Champions."
In addition to his involvement as a member of Queen, Freddie led a solo career and sometimes performed in music or as a musician (piano and vocals) in other bands.
After his death from AIDS issues in the year 1991, he's been inducted posthumously into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (2001) and ...
The U.K. Music Hall of Fame (2004) as well as the Songwriters Hall of Fame (2003), a member of Queen, The group, was honoured with a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2002.
In 2002 Freddie received the number #58 spot in BBC's survey of 100 Greatest Britons. .
2005 was the time a survey conducted through "Blender" and MTV2 ranked Mercury as the most popular male performer.
In 2008, "Rolling Stone" editors placed him at #18 in their ranking of 100 greatest artists ever, and a "Classic Rock" poll voted him the most rocking singer ever.