World Richest People

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Walt Disney is a famous American filmmaker and a businessman. He is known for making feature length animated cartoons.

Co-founder, Chairman and CEO of Apple Inc. and a major shareholder of Pixar Animation Studio of Walt Disney Corporation is the pioneer of the personal computer. The father of iPad,…

Samuel Moore Sam Walton was an American businessman and founder of Wal-Mart and Sam's Club. Wal-Mart grew to be the world's largest corporation by revenue and as the largest private…

A French businessman and an art collector, François Pinault, is an honorary chairman and major shareholder of the retail company, Kering.

An American entrepreneur, investor, television personality, author and motivational speaker. He is best known as the founder, president, and CEO of FUBU, and appears as an investor on the ABC…

The 73-year-old embraced a huge change in his life while turning from a Bronx-born kid to a fashion mogul. He is the 155th richest person in the world.

Being the founder and executive chairman of Alibaba Group. Jack Ma is a Chinese business magnate and philanthropist.

Chris Gardner is an American entrepreneur, investor, philanthropist, author and a motivational speaker. His story has inspired millions and the movie ‘The Pursuit of Happyness’, a biopic, is made on…

James Cayne is a renowned American businessman and the former CEO of Bear Stearns. He became the first ever Wall Street chief to own a company stake of over $1…

Michelle Mone is a Scottish business woman, who is the founder and designer of ultimo lingerie. She is now a parliamentarian also.

Richard Desmond is a well-known English publisher and businessman. He owns Express Newspapers and Northern & Shell, which is known for publishing various celebrity magazines, namely OK! and New!

Oprah Winfrey is one of the wealthiest Multi-Billionaires of North America who is regarded as the world’s most influential woman as well.

Masayoshi Son is the founder and CEO of the mobile telecom company, SoftBank and is ranked 2nd in the list of Japan’s 50 richest people in 2016. Currently residing in…

Priyanka Chopra (nicknamed Mimi and Piggy Chops) is among the most sought-after actress today in India, and is also the first female superstar to star in the leading role of…

Do Won Chang is an American businessman who is born in Korea. He is the founder of Forever 21 a clothing retail store. It is a very popular retail store…

Shivaji Rao Gaekwad is a popular Indian film actor, known by all the movie lovers as Rajinikanth, his stage name. He is evergreen unique actor and the Superstar of Tamil…

Larry Ellison is the founder and CEO of Oracle. He is infamous for his lavish lifestyle and business acumen.

Harold Simmon was an American businessman and billionaire. His success story is good for the people to learn and follow. He was the owner of Contran Corporation.

Shah Rukh Khan aka King Khan is a Bollywood actor, producer, TV host, co-owner of IPL team and a philanthropist. The 50-year-old actor is also the highest earning celebrity of…

Dhirajlal Hirachand Ambani or Dhirubhai Ambani was an Indian industrialist who is widely known as the founder of Indian multinational group of industries, Reliance Industries. He had been featured in…

Hilary Lorraine devey is an English business woman and TV personality. She is for her role in dragon’s den. Hilary has featured in many TV programmes.

Lloyd Blankfein is a famous American entrepreneur. He is known for being the CEO and Chairman of Goldman Sachs.

Richard Branson is a famous investor, business magnate and philanthropist. He is the founder of Virgin Group which consists of more than 400 companies.

John Dejoria is an American-Greek–Italian businessman and a world-famous Billionaire.

Maria das Graças Silva Foster also known as "The Iron Lady of Oil" is a Brazilian chemical engineer and the CEO of Petrobras-Petroleo, Brazil's state-owned oil company.

Zdenek Bakala is a renowned Czech businessman and investor. He is known globally for his commercial activities, which includes mining industry.

Guy Laliberté is a famous Canadian performer and entrepreneur. He is also the founder of the acrobatic troupe Cirque du Soleil.

George Soros is a proclaimed author of 14 books, business mogul, heavy investor, an active philanthropist and a political activist. He is also the Chairman of Soros Fund Management.

Ursula M Burns is the serving chairman and CEO of Xerox, making her the first African-American woman to lead a Fortune 500 company. Rated by Forbes as the 22nd most…

Joanne Kathleen Rowling (with pen name, “JK Rowling”) is a British novelist best known for her popular Harry Potter fantasy series. This 50-year old woman is the world’s first millionaire…

Howard D. Schultz is an American entrepreneur, known worldwide as the chairman and CEO of Starbucks. He is the former owner of the NBA's Seattle SuperSonics.

Henry ford was an American Industrialist who was the founder of Ford Motor Company. He was the person behind the development of the assembly line technique of mass production.

Abby Watabe is a Filipino-Japanese business woman who is running a business enterprise in Japan, comprising of over 135 Karaoke and Internet café businesses. Married to a Japanese businessman whom…