10 Richest People in the World by Forbes 2021


List of Richest People World re-released Forbes Magazine. It was reported that the number of billionaires or the world's richest people broke records this year. 

In a report titled the Annual List of the 35 richest people in the world according to the Forbes version, the number of the world's richest people reached 2,755 billionaires amid the Covid-19 pandemic. 

"Despite the pandemic, this year the number of the world's richest people has broken a record. In which, there has been an unprecedented increase in wealth of USD 5 trillion and an unprecedented number of new billionaires," citing Forbes's explanation on its official website, Tuesday (6/4/2021).

It is said that the wealth of the ranks of the very rich in the world has actually increased after a year of the pandemic that hit the world.

A pandemic that has turned the world economy upside down and threatens the livelihoods of people around the world.

The amount of wealth of the world's richest person this year has exceeded USD 13.1 trillion, up from last year's USD 8 trillion.

Where the top throne is still held by Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff Bezos. He held the position of World's Richest Person for 4 consecutive years.

Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk jumped to second on the list, up from his previous position. Bernard Arnault, chief executive of luxury goods company LVMH, Microsoft founder Bill Gates, and Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg round out the top five richest billionaires in the world.

Here's the Complete List of the 10 Richest People in the World by Forbes

1. Jeff Bezos

Wealth: USD 177 billion

Source of Wealth: Amazon

Hometown: Seattle

2. Elon Musk

Wealth: USD 151 Billion

Source of Wealth: TESLA, SpaceX

Hometown: Austin, Texas

3. Bernard Arnault

Wealth: USD 150 Billion

Source of Wealth: Luxury Goods

Place of Residence: Paris 

4. Bill Gates

Wealth: USD 124 Billion

Source of Wealth: Microsoft

Hometown: Medina, Washington

5. Mark Zuckerberg

Wealth: USD 97 Billion

Source of Wealth: Facebook

Hometown: Palo Alto, California 

6. Warren Buffett

Wealth: USD 96 Billion

Source of Wealth: Berkshire Hathaway

Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska

7. Larry Ellison

Wealth: USD 93 Billion

Source of Wealth: Software

Hometown: Lanai, Hawaii

8. Larry Page

Wealth: USD 91.5 Billion

Source of Wealth: Google

Hometown: Palo Alto, California

9. Sergey Brin

Wealth: USD 89 Billion

Source of Wealth: Google

Hometown: Los Altos, California

10. Mukesh Ambani

Wealth: USD 84.5 Billion

Source of Wealth: Various

Place of Residence: Mumbai India

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