TOP 10 RICHEST PEOPLE OF AMERICA 2010 -2011
Previously I posted about the top ten richest people of the world, now talking about particularly United States of America. There are some people who have an obsession about wealth but here we have the people who earned money due to their knowledge, hard work or even by luck!
These people are the richest one in America; among them one or two also come in the top ten world’s richest people category.
Let’s see guys!
1. BILL GATES
All of you are aware of him for sure! He is 55 years old and lives in Medina, WA. His net worth is $54 Billion. He has dedicated some percentage of his money to fight hunger in developing countries, some for improving education in America’s high schools. Gates is still the chairman of Microsoft but I must say he is really creative!
2. Warren Buffett
This man is 80 years old and his fortune is self made. He lives in Omaha, NE. His net worth is $45 Billion. The share of Berkshire Hathaway were down 45% at a time which made him lost a few billions, he also admits that he made mistakes in investing the money.
3. Larry Ellison
This man is in the top three due to the database company Oracle. He is 66 years old and lives in Woodside; CA. his net worth is $27 Billion
4. Christy Walton
He lives in Jackson, WY and his age is 55 years. His source of being rich is Wal-Mart and his net worth is $24 Billion.
5. Charles Koch
$21.5 Billion net worth, 75 years old and lives in Wichita, KS.
6. David Koch
His net worth is also $21.5 and age is 70. He lives in New York, NY. His source is Manufacturing and Energy.
7. Jim Walton
20.1 Billion dollars net worth, he is 62 years old and lives in Bentonville, AR.
8. Alice Walton
He is 61 years old and his net worth is $20 Billion and lives in Fort Worth, TX.
9. S. Robson Walton
This 66 years old man has net worth of $19.7 and lives in Bentonville, AR.
10. Michael Bloomberg
His net worth is $18 Billion and lives in New York, NY.