The king of Timbuktu is considered to be the richest person ever lived on the face of Earth. 13 2021 Teslas Elon Musk is the wealthiest man alive with 202 billion to his name.
His estimated net worth is 177 billion.
Richest person ever. According to Bloomberg as of Jan. 5th Avenue spending sprees private jets oceanside mansions and extravagant jewelry. Rockefeller was known for having revolutionized the petroleum industry.
Rockefeller was also the first US-born man to have a net worth of more than 1 billion. Bernstein and Swan in All the Money in the World 2008 mention the top four richest Americans ever all tycoons of the Gilded Age respectively. For the third year in a row Bill Gates was named the richest man in the world by Forbes 2016 list of the worlds billionaires.
More than half of the worlds supply at the time in fact. All in all with his total assets amounting to 340 billion after taking into consideration todays inflation he was the richest American to have ever lived. Jeff Bezos is the CEO and founder of Amazon the worlds largest retailer and founder of Blue Origin.
14 out of the 25 people are Americans. Aside from this John D. Mansa Musa the king of Timbuktu is often referred to as the wealthiest person in history.
As kerosene and gasoline grew in importance Rockefellers wealth soared and he became the worlds richest man and the first American worth more than a billion dollars. The French-born American built his empire from the shipping and banking industry. His Amazon empire continues to grow and when all is said and done Bezos may lay claim to being the richest person in the history of the world.
Though uber-philanthropist Bill Gates is worth a relatively paltry 75 billion in 2016 although this still makes him the richest person in the world the Microsoft founders personal fortune hit. As the richest living person Bill Gates wealth is refreshingly easy to determine. The richest people ever are all men.
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Bill Gates is the richest American and the richest person still alive on this list. Born in 1280 Mansa Musa was ruler of the Malian empire and acquired the most part of his wealth from the production and trade of salt and gold. However when it comes to cold hard cash the worlds richest people come from all different backgrounds.
Adjusting for inflation he is often regarded as the richest person in history. This is the 17th time that the founder of Microsoft had claimed the top spot. 1 Thats around the combined gross domestic product of Myanmar Laos.
With an estimated net worth of 197 billion he is. 400bn of the Worlds GDP at That Time. Ages after his death Stephen Girard still has a slot as one of the richest people of all time in the world.
He was a person of extreme wealth and a towering personality. 1836the richest person of his time. As of this year Forbes estimates the Microsoft founders net worth at 789 billion.
Marcus Licinius Crassus 200 Billion He was a leading Roman citizen of his day and was also a very capable military leader. 10 10 of the wealth compared to the richest person ever Musa reigned as The King of Timbuktu and Malian emperor between 13121337 and was the richest man ever. 10 rows The richest among the Rothschilds was the head of its English branchNathan Mayer Rothschild d.
According to Bloombergs Billionaires Index and Forbes billionaires list the richest people in the world we know of are the people such as Jeff Bezos the founder and the CEO of Amazon and Bill Gates and others such as Warren Buffet. Thats about 8 billion more than Zara co-founder Amancio Ortega the second-richest person in the world. Amancio Ortega rose from last years position of number four to second.
Sadly No women cracked the top 25. At an estimated value of 400 billion Mansa Musa I of Mali is the richest person who ever lived. From business tycoons heirs to family fortunes tech gurus actors rappers and online celebrities the rich and famous enjoy lavish lives.
Mansa Musa Net Worth Adjusted for inflation. Rockefeller spent the last 40. Government from financial collapse during the War of 1812.
His knowledge of finance notably saved the US. Because of his control over the western Africa that produced gold Timbuktu became one of the most powerful men in the time of his own. 1 Richest Person Ever.