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Amazon’s founder, Jeff Bezos, took first place in Bill Gates’ global billionaires standings. The ranking was published on Tuesday, March 6th, 2018, by Forbes magazine.

This ranking is based on 2,208 billionaires from 72 countries and territories around the world.

It is the Americans who dominate this group with a record 585 billionaires, followed by Mainland China with 373 billionaires. Thus, the billionaire Jeff Bezos occupies the first place of the list, becoming the only person to appear in the ranks of Forbes with a fortune of 12 figures.

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Forbes 2018 ranking: Bill Gates is no longer the richest man in the world. Here is the Top 20

The Frenchman Bernard Arnault, with a fortune of 72 billion dollars becomes the richest European for the first time since 2012.

The Top 20 Global Billionaires Below

Ranking  Firstname name Fortune in dollars  Nationality
1 Jeff Bezos $ 112 billion American
2 Bill Gates $ 90 billion American
3 Warren Buffett $ 84 billion American
4 Bernard Arnault $ 72.2 billion French
5 Mark Zuckerberg $ 71 billion American
6 Amancio Ortega $ 70 billion Spanish
7 Carlos Slim Helú $ 67.1 billion Mexican
8 Charles Koch $ 60 billion American
9 David Koch $ 60 billion American
10 Larry Ellison $ 58.5 billion American
11 Michael Bloomberg $ 50 billion American
12 Larry Page $ 48.8 billion American
13 Sergey Brin $ 47.5 billion American
14 Jim Walton $ 46.4 billion American
15 S.Robson Walton $ 46.2 billion American
16 Alice Walton $ 46 billion American
17 Ma Huateng $ 45.3 billion Chinese
18 Françoise Bettencourt Meyers $ 42.2 billion French
19 Mukesh Ambanio $ 40.1 billion Indian
20 Jack Ma $ 39 billion Chinese

2 COMMENTS

  1. How about yo HH ba observer. I thought he was rich. And have you seen non of those billionare has ever wished to be president, let HH also just stop muona bwanji anzanga imwe.

  2. HAVE YOU EVER HEARD OF ONE DONALD TRUMP? IF YOUR ANSWER IS YES, THEN THAT SHOULD SHUT YOU UP, BECAUSE THERE ARE MANY OTHER EXAMPLES.

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