5. Irwin Corey
For the last 17 years he has been walking up and down 35th street in Manhattan Panhandling. He hasn’t always been a beggar, for years he had acting and comedy career. He even performed alongside Legends like Jackie Gealson and Woody Allen.
He lives in a house worth $3.5 million. When he is collecting money from the streets, he makes between $100 to $250 each day. What makes him different from other beggars is that he gives back his earnings to charity in Cuba.