List of famous billionaires with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Billionaires are the individuals who possess a net worth of at least one billion units of a given currency like United States dollar, the euro, or the pound sterling. Currently there are over 2,000 billionaires in the world and there are at least 67 countries which are home to at least one person valued at more than a billion dollars. American business magnate and co-founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates, is currently the richest man in the world and was the wealthiest overall from 1995 to 2014. With a net worth of $85 billion, Gates is slightly ahead of his closest competitor, Mexican Carlos Slim who boasts of a net worth of $83 billion. Slim was ranked as the richest person in the world from 2010 to 2013. Another American, Warren Buffett, with wealth valued at $76 billion is also consistently ranked among the world's wealthiest people. Buffet is considered to be the most successful investor of the 20th century and is noted for his commitment to philanthropic causes. Even though most of the world’s top billionaires are men, women are not much far behind. American philanthropist Christy Walton, widow of John T. Walton, is the world’s richest woman and the highest female philanthropist. This section provides you information about the life and works of famous billionaires from all over the world.
Warren BuffettWarren Buffett
(Business Magnate, Investor, Philanthropist)

30 August 1930

American

Mukesh AmbaniMukesh Ambani
(Chairman of Reliance Industries Limited)

19 April 1957

Indian

Dodi FayedDodi Fayed
(Ex-Lover of Princess Diana)

15 April 1955

Egyptian

Jack MaJack Ma
(Founder & Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group)

10 September 1964

Chinese

Larry PageLarry Page
(Co-founder of Google)

26 March 1973

American

Dhirubhai AmbaniDhirubhai Ambani

28 December 1932

Indian

Nita AmbaniNita Ambani
(Chairperson of Reliance Foundation)

01 November 1963

Indian

Aristotle OnassisAristotle Onassis
(Business magnate)

15 January 1906

Greek

Larry EllisonLarry Ellison
(Founder of Oracle)

17 August 1944

American

Andrew CarnegieAndrew Carnegie
(Industrialist, Businessman, Entrepreneur and a major Philanthropist.)

25 November 1835

American,Scottish

Carlos SlimCarlos Slim
(Entrepreneur)

28 January 1940

Mexican

Ross PerotRoss Perot
(Independent U.S. Presidential Candidate)

27 June 1930

American

Charles KochCharles Koch
(Co-Owner of Koch Industries)

01 November 1935

American

Jerry JonesJerry Jones
(Owner of NFL's Dallas Cowboys Team)

13 October 1942

American

James DysonJames Dyson
(Inventor)

02 May 1947

British

Alisher UsmanovAlisher Usmanov
(Business Magnate)

09 September 1953

Russian

John Paul DeJoriaJohn Paul DeJoria
(Entrepreneur)

13 April 1944

American Samoan

Pierre OmidyarPierre Omidyar
(Entrepreneur)

21 June 1967

American

Gordon MooreGordon Moore
(Businessman)

03 January 1929

American

Mikhail ProkhorovMikhail Prokhorov
(Business Tycoon)

03 May 1965

Russian

Kirk KerkorianKirk Kerkorian
(Businessman)

06 June 1917

American

Brian CheskyBrian Chesky
(Co-founder of Airbnb)

29 August 1981

American

Dmitry RybolovlevDmitry Rybolovlev
(Businessman)

22 November 1966

Russian

Andrey MelnichenkoAndrey Melnichenko
(Industrialist)

08 March 1972

Russian

Lynsi SnyderLynsi Snyder
(Heiress of the In-N-Out Burger company.)

05 May 1982

American

Slavica EcclestoneSlavica Ecclestone
(Model, Ex-Wife of Bernie Ecclestone)

02 June 1958

Croatian

Clive PalmerClive Palmer
(Australian Politician)

26 March 1954

Australian

Jorge Paulo LemannJorge Paulo Lemann
(Banker)

26 August 1939

Brazilian

Steve CaseSteve Case
(Entrepreneur)

21 August 1958

American

Ernesto BertarelliErnesto Bertarelli
(Businessman)

22 September 1965

Italian

Sam WylySam Wyly
(Entrepreneur)

04 October 1934

American

Kirsty BertarelliKirsty Bertarelli
(Former Miss UK, Wife of Ernesto Bertarelli)

30 June 1971

British

Hassan JameelHassan Jameel
(Billionaire Businessman, Ex-Boyfriend of Rihanna)

22 October 1988

Saudi Arabian

Priscilla ChanPriscilla Chan
(Wife of Mark Zuckerberg)

24 February 1985

American

Fabiana FlosiFabiana Flosi
(Bernie Ecclestone's Wife)

1976 AD

British