There are now 1,226 billionaires worldwide with a total net worth amounting to $4.6 trillion. We’re surprised that many of these richest people are Dropouts. Now we know what you’re thinking ;) but seriously don’t do that. Now Without wasting any time see below The Top 10 Richest People in the World 2014.
10. Bernard Arnault
Bernard Arnault is Living in Paris, France, This 63 years old man was born on 5 March 1949. He is a Married Christian. In 2012 his wealth value was 41 billion dollars. But now he has 29 billion dollars and ranked at number 10.
Education: BA/BS, Ecole Polytechnique de Lausanne
Net Worth: US$ 29 billion
9. Liliane Bettencourt
A lady is included in this list that is Liliane Bettercourt. She belons to Paris. She was born in 21 October 1922. She is a businesswomen and socialite. She is one of the major share holder of L’Oreal .With her net wealth of 30 billion dollars she is ranked at numer 9.
Net Worth: US$ 30 billion
8. Li Ka-shing
First Asian person is included in this top ten richest people 2014 list. He belongs to China. Li Ka Shing was born in 13 June 1928 in Chaozhou. With the wealth worth of 21 billion dollars he is world’s 8th richest person. Interesting fact about Li Ka Shing is that when he was only of 15 he was forced to leave school due to the death of his father. He found a job in plastic industry where he worked for 16 hours.But in 1955 he made his own company and now with his hard work has become the richest personality.
Education: Drop Out, High School
Net Worth: US$ 21 billion
7. David Koch
He is an American Businessman and is the brother of Charles Koch. He was born in 3 May 194. He is also a Politician and chemican engineer. With his wealth worth of 34 billion dollars he is the world’s 7th richest person. He is an executive vice president of Koch Industry.
Net Worth : US$ 34 billion
6. Charles Koch
He was born in November 1 ,1935 in America. He is co owner and Chairman of the board of Koch Industry. The worth of his wealth is about 34 billion dollars. He is ranked at number 6.
Net Worth : US$ 34 billion
5. Larry Ellison
Born on August 17, 1944, Larry Ellison lives in California, U.S. He is the CEO of Oracle Corporation. He Has 2 children.
Education: Dropouts, University of Chicago; Dropout, University of Illinois at Urbana
Net Worth: US$43 billion
4. Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett was born on August 30, 1930, He is an 81 years old American and Chairman & CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is a Married man with 3 children.
Education: MS, Columbia University; BA/BS, University of Nebraska Lincoln
Net Worth: US$ 53.5 billion
3. Amancio Ortega Gaona
Amancio Ortega Gaona is a 76 years old Spanish Businessman was born in 1936 and lives in Spain. He has 3 children.
Net Worth: US$ 57 billion
2. Bill Gates
Bill Gates is the Second rich man on earth, He is well known for being the Co-founder and Chairman of Microsoft. He was born on October 28, 1955. Right now, He is 56 years old. Living in Washington, U.S, He has 3 children.
Education: Dropout, Harvard University
Net Worth: US$ 67 billion
1. Carlos Slim
Carlos Slim is the Chairman & CEO of Telmex, América Móvil and Grupo Carso. He was Born on January 28, 1940, The 72 years old lives in Mexico with his 6 children. He is the World’s wealthiest person. Damn I wish my name to be written here ;) :P
Education: BA/BS, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Net Worth: US$ 73 billion