America is one of the most developed countries in the world. It is the most prosperous country because of the efforts of its citizens in reaching their goal. Most of the richest people in the world are not born rich; they earned it through their continuous effort to reach their goal. Everyone has something to learn from them. They don’t have any secret formulation for their establishment, just their confidence, and self-belief as it says in The Alchemist “If you want something, the whole universe conspires in helping you achieve it.” Being rich is one thing, but able to maintain it and stabilize your life is the nature of a productive and intelligent person. So, here is the list of the top 10 richest people of America who the world admires for their achievements.
Founder of Microsoft, he is one the few Billionaires in the world to maintain the top position of richest people in the world for many years. He has a net worth income of around 81 billion dollars. and he along with his wife co-founded the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, a private charitable foundation in the year 2000.
An 86-year-old billionaire who has a net worth of around 60 billion dollars, is one of the most powerful people in the world. He is the Chairman and CEO of one of the world’s largest multinational company, Berkshire Hathaway. He is often called “Wizard of Omaha”. He is all well-known benefactor who have pledged to donate his wealth to charitable causes.
With a net worth of more than 56 billion dollars, he is the CEO of the Amazon world’s largest online shopping seller. In 1994 he started Amazon after leaving his job in New York. His eye to eye detailing in the business sector gave him the best online shopping vendor. In 2000, he laid the foundation to his new venture, Blue Origin, which is a privately owned aerospace.
He co-founded software company Oracle along with Bob Miner and Ed Oates and is one among the top 5 billionaires in the year 2016. His net worth income is around 45 billion dollars. He currently handles the post of Executive Chairman of Oracle, after he stepped down as CEO in the year 2014.
He is one of the youngest billionaires to have made to Forbes richest people in the world. He is the co-founder of Facebook with a net worth of 45 billion dollars. Facebook is one of the top most social networking sites with over 1 billion users. He along with Warren Buffett has pledged to donate most of their wealth for philanthropic works.
Along with David Koch, he owns Koch Industries with a net worth of 42 billion dollars. He along with his brother David inherited the company from their father, Fred Koch. He was a workaholic who dedicated his life for the company’s growth.
Like his brother Charles Koch, he is also one of the most famous billionaires in the world. He is co-owner of Koch Industries, which is the second largest company in America. He is a generous contributor to the charity with around 1 billion dollars contributed for charity work.
The founder of Bloomberg L.P., he has a net worth of around 40 billion dollars. He has also served as Mayor of New York City from 2001-2013. He is an active philanthropist, who held many important posts many charitable organizations like C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group, where he served as the Chairman from the year 2010 till 2013.
He is an eminent scientist in Computer Science who is the co-founder of Google Inc who has a net worth of around 38 billion dollars. Larry resigned the post of CEO of Google and then returned to hold his power as the chief executive officer of the Alphabet. He had a high hand in the growth of Google to become the most popular search engines.
He has a net worth of 37 billion dollars and is one of the richest people in the world. He co-founded Google with Larry Page. He along with Larry revolutionized the internet search engines to the next level. He presently serves as the President of the company Alphabet.