Top 30 Wealthiest Billionaires of United States
United States is the country with maximum number of billionaires in the world and here are the top and wealthiest billionaires of United States according to Forbes. The list will ascend from 30th wealthiest billionaire of United States to the number 1 of United States.
30. Rupert Murdoch & family
Rupert Murdoch is a media person residing in New York. He is the chairman & CEO of News Corp and having a net worth of $13.4 Billion.
29. Anne Cox Chambers
Anne Cox is 93 years of age and she is also a media person owning maximum share of Cox Enterprises, a media conglomerate. She is having a net worth of $13.5 Billion.
27. Ronald Perelman
Ronald Perelman is of 70 years of age known for his multiple marriages and made his fortune from leveraged buyouts. He is having a net worth of $14 Billion.
27. Donald Bren
Donald Bren is chairman of Irvine Co which is largest real estate company of US and mainly carries out its deal in California. He is having a net worth of $14 Billion.
26. Paul Allen
Paul Allen is a technologist having investments in Microsoft. He controls the Vulcan group. He is a Dropout of Washington state university. He owns a net worth of $15.8 Billion.
25. Michael Dell
The name Michael Dell is not an unknown name. He is the Chairman and CEO of Dell which is a leading PC manufacturer industry. He is a dropout of the University of Texas at Austin. He is having a net worth of $15.9 Billion.
24. Phil Knight
Phil Knight is a 75 years old man. He is the chairman of Nike which is a brand in world market that produces athletic shoes and apparels. He is having a net worth of $16.3 Billion.
23. Abigail Johnson
Abigail Johnson is the president of Fidelity Financial Services which she has inherited from her father. She is MBA from Harvard University. She is having a net worth of $17.2 Billion.
22. Len Blavatnik
Len is 56 years old MBA from Harvard University currently resides in London. He is a self-made Billionaire and having a diverse business and having a net worth of $17.8 Billion.
21. Steve Ballmer
Steve Ballmer is the dropout of Stanford University. He is the CEO of popular company Microsoft and having a net worth of $18 Billion.
20. Mark Zuckerberg
Mark Zuckerberg is the wizard behind the giant social networking site “Facebook”. He is also a dropout of Harvard University. This guy is just 29 and was the youngest Billionaire at one time. He is having a net worth of $18 Billion.
19. George Soros
George Soros is 83 years of age and the founder of Hedge Funds and self made billionaire. He is having a net worth of $20 Billion.
18. Carl Icahn
Carl Icahn is a 77 years old investor. He is also a dropout from New York University. He is founder of Icahn Capital management having a net worth of $20.3 Billion.
15. John Mars
John Mars is 77 years of age and is the controller of the largest candy making company that was founded by his grandfather. He is having a net worth of $20.5 Billion.
15. Jacqueline Mars
Jacqueline Mars, 74 years of age is also a billionaire from the largest candy company. She is sharing the spot with $20.5 Billion in hand.
15. Forrest Mars Jr..
Forrest Mars is also the co-owner of the largest candy making company with his siblings Jacqueline Mars and John Mars. He shares the spot with $20.5 Billion.
14. Sergey Brin
Sergey Brin is the co-founder of Google.com which is the largest search engine of the world. He is having a net worth of $24.4 Billion.
13. Larry Page
Larry Page is also the Co-founder of google.com the giant search engine. He is having a net worth of $24.9 Billion.
12. Jeff Bezos
He is another internet entrepreneur in the list. He is the founder and CEO of amazon.com which is the biggest online shopping site. He is having a net worth of $27.2 Billion.
11. Sheldon Adelson
Sheldon Adelson is a dropout of City college of New York and 80 now. He is the Chairman and CEO of Las Vegas Sands which controls casinos in Macau and Singapore. He is having a net worth of $28.5 Billion.
10. Michael Bloomberg
Michael Bloomberg is the richest Mayor of the world with a net worth of $31 Billion. He is the chairperson of Bloomberg LP.
9. S. Robson Walton
Robson Walton is 69 years of age and having a net worth of $33.3 Billion. He is the heir of the Wal-Mart series of stores.
8. Alice Walton
She is also the heiress of the same Wal-Mart store chain which is having a net worth of $33.5 Billion. She is also a chairman of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.
7. Jim Walton
Another heir of the same series Wal-Mart. He is having a net worth of $33.8 Billion. He is also chairman and CEO of Arvest Bank Group, Inc.
6. Christy Walton & family
Wealthiest heiress of the Wal-Mart chain is having a net worth of $35.4 Billion. She is also the co-chair of Children’s Scholarship Fund.
4. David Koch
David Koch is the executive vice president of Koch industries. Industry deals with refineries, chemical industry and financial issues. He is having a net worth of $36 Billion.
4. Charles Koch
Charles Koch is the CEO of the Koch industries. These two brothers are the controllers of the 2nd biggest company of America. He shares the spot with his brother Charles Koch with $36 Billion.
3. Larry Ellison
He is a dropout from University of Illinois at Urbana and from University of Chicago. He is the 69 years old CEO of Oracle. He is having a net worth of $ Billion.
2. Warren Buffet
Warren Buffet is the 2nd richest person in America from his company Berkshire Hathaway. He is he is 83 years of age having prostate cancer but unstoppable man with a huge money in his pocket amounting to $58.5 Billion.
1. Bill Gates
The legendary name Bill Gates, which is on the mouth of every technologist. He is also a dropout of Harvard University and the chairman of Microsoft. He is co-chair of Bill & Melinda Gates foundation. He is the richest man of US and indeed of the world in spite of his $28 Billion gifts to his foundation. He is having a net worth of $72 Billion.