1839-1937
Jul 08

John D. Rockefeller

Entrepreneur

$340 Billion

1835-1919
Nov 25

Andrew Carnegie

Entrepreneur

$310 Billion

1868-1918
May 18

Nicholas II

Emperor

$300 Billion

1863-1947
Jul 30

Henry Ford

Entrepreneur

$200 Billion

57
Jan 12

Jeff Bezos

Entrepreneur

$187 Billion

1794-1877
May 27

Cornelius Vanderbilt

Entrepreneur

$185 Billion

50
Jun 28

Elon Musk

Entrepreneur

$160 Billion

65
Oct 28

Bill Gates

Entrepreneur

$131 Billion

72
Mar 05

Bernard Arnault

Entrepreneur

$110 Billion

37
May 14

Mark Zuckerberg

Entrepreneur

$105 Billion

91
Aug 30

Warren Buffett

Investor

$88 Billion

48
Mar 26

Larry Page

Entrepreneur

$83 Billion

65
Mar 24

Steve Ballmer

Entrepreneur

$81 Billion

48
Aug 21

Sergey Brin

Entrepreneur

$80 Billion

77
Aug 17

Larry Ellison

Entrepreneur

$79 Billion

64
Apr 19

Mukesh Ambani

Entrepreneur

$76 Billion

57
Aug 15

Melinda Gates

Entrepreneur

$70 Billion

85
Mar 28

Amancio Ortega Gaona

Entrepreneur

$70 Billion

71
Oct 07

Alice Walton

Entrepreneur

$65 Billion

49
Oct 29

Ma Huateng

Entrepreneur

$59 Billion

85
Nov 01

Charles Koch

Business Executive

$56 Billion

57
Sep 10

Jack Ma

Entrepreneur

$55 Billion

81
Jan 28

Carlos Slim

Entrepreneur

$52 Billion

83
Feb 24

Phil Knight

Entrepreneur

$44 Billion

59
Jan 17

Dan Gilbert

Entrepreneur

$44 Billion

1926-2018
Mar 30

Ingvar Kamprad

Entrepreneur

$42.5 Billion

72
Feb 07

Tadashi Yanai

Entrepreneur

$42 Billion

1922-2017
Oct 21

Liliane Bettencourt

Entrepreneur

$40 Billion

64
Jun 12

David Thomson, 3rd Baron Thoms

Entrepreneur

$32 Billion

1949-1993
Dec 01

Pablo Escobar

Criminal

$30 Billion

57
Nov 06

Laurene Powell Jobs

Family Member

$30 Billion

88
Aug 04

Sheldon Adelson

Entrepreneur

$30 Billion

1863-1951
Apr 29

William Randolph Hearst

Entrepreneur

$30 Billion

56
Feb 23

Michael Dell

Entrepreneur

$30 Billion

1956-1997
Dec 17

Amado Carrillo Fuentes

Criminal

$25 Billion

1925-2015
Apr 26

Michele Ferrero

Business Executive

$25 Billion

1904-1999
Mar 21

Forrest Mars Sr.

Entrepreneur

$24.4 Billion

65
May 07

Vladimir Lisin

Entrepreneur

$24 Billion

81
Apr 28

Robert Budi Hartono

Indonesian Businessman

$21.2 Billion

77
May 20

Dietrich Mateschitz

Entrepreneur

$20 Billion

74
May 02

James Dyson

Entrepreneur

$20 Billion

90
Mar 11

Rupert Murdoch

Entrepreneur

$20 Billion

85
Feb 16

Carl Icahn

Entrepreneur

$20 Billion

1953-2018
Jan 21

Paul Allen

Entrepreneur

$20 Billion

1942-2020
Jan 09

Lee Kun-hee

Entrepreneur

$20 Billion

67
Feb 09

Gina Rinehart

Entrepreneur

$18.7 Billion

54
Oct 24

Roman Abramovich

Entrepreneur

$18 Billion

1919-2020
Dec 01

Anne Cox Chambers

Entrepreneur

$17 Billion

66
Apr 27

Eric Schmidt

Entrepreneur

$17 Billion

38
Apr 01

Zhang Yiming

Entrepreneur

$16 Billion

59
Jun 24

Gautam Adani

Entrepreneur

$15.7 Billion

76
Jul 18

Shiv Nadar

Entrepreneur

$14.4 Billion

65
Jun 11

Steven A. Cohen

Entrepreneur

$14 Billion

37
May 22

Dustin Moskovitz

Entrepreneur

$14 Billion

55
Sep 22

Ernesto Bertarelli

Entrepreneur

$12.1 Billion

56
May 03

Mikhail Prokhorov

Entrepreneur

$12 Billion

39
Mar 19

Eduardo Saverin

Entrepreneur

$12 Billion

83
Apr 01

Ananda Krishnan

Entrepreneur

$11.8 Billion

72
May 10

Miuccia Prada

Fashion Designer

$11.1 Billion

83
Feb 03

Charles Butt

Entrepreneur

$11.1 Billion

1905-1976
Dec 24

Howard Hughes

Entrepreneur

$11 Billion

71
Sep 02

Lakshmi Mittal

Entrepreneur

$11 Billion

1955-2011
Feb 24

Steve Jobs

Entrepreneur

$10.2 Billion

44
Nov 19

Jack Dorsey

Entrepreneur

$10 Billion

68
Mar 01

Charles William Ergen

Entrepreneur

$10 Billion

45
Feb 24

Jan Koum

Entrepreneur

$10 Billion

56
Sep 25

Marc Benioff

Entrepreneur

$9.7 Billion

68
Apr 29

Mike Adenuga

Entrepreneur

$9.6 Billion

54
Jun 14

Kumar Birla

Entrepreneur

$9.4 Billion

71
Jul 18

Shahid Khan

Entrepreneur

$9 Billion

31
Jun 04

Evan Spiegel

Entrepreneur

$9 Billion

33
Apr 01

Bobby Murphy

Entrepreneur

$9 Billion

1918-1992
Mar 29

Sam Walton

Entrepreneur

$8.6 Billion

78
Oct 13

Jerry Jones

Entrepreneur

$8.5 Billion

54
Aug 14

Sergey Galitsky

Entrepreneur

$8.1 Billion

77
Jan 06

Henry Kravis

American Businessman

$8 Billion

91
Aug 12

George Soros

Entrepreneur

$8 Billion

84
Jul 29

Charles R Schwab

Entrepreneur

$8 Billion

1920-2007
Jul 04

Leona Helmsley

Entrepreneur

$8 Billion

78
Feb 21

David Geffen

Entrepreneur

$8 Billion

54
Jun 21

Pierre Omidyar

Entrepreneur

$7.8 Billion

81
May 10

Stephen M. Ross

Sports Executive

$7.7 Billion

71
Jun 01

Johann Rupert

Entrepreneur

$7.3 Billion

59
May 28

Francois-Henri Pinault

Business Executive

$7 Billion

81
Oct 14

Ralph Lauren

Fashion Designer

$7 Billion

53
Oct 11

Peter Thiel

Entrepreneur

$7 Billion

64
Apr 10

Aliko Dangote

Entrepreneur

$7 Billion

38
Jun 06

David Shaw

Folk Singer

$6.8 Billion

70
Oct 08

Terry Gou

Entrepreneur

$6.7 Billion

63
Oct 23

Sunil Mittal

Entrepreneur

$6.6 Billion

60
Oct 08

Reed Hastings

Entrepreneur

$6.3 Billion

80
Jun 05

Robert Kraft

Entrepreneur

$6.2 Billion

1944-2013
Jan 28

RosalĂ­a Mera

Entrepreneur

$6.1 Billion

1925-2004
Aug 31

Marvin Davis

Entrepreneur

$6 Billion

71
Jul 18

Richard Branson

Entrepreneur

$6 Billion

1930-2018
May 27

Bruce Halle

Entrepreneur

$6 Billion

1926-2018
Mar 04

Richard Devos

Entrepreneur

$6 Billion

90
Oct 22

Frank Lowy

Entrepreneur

$5.5 Billion

65
Feb 18

Bidzina Ivanishvili

World Leader

$5.2 Billion

83
Mar 28

Leonard N. Stern

Entrepreneur

$5.1 Billion