The Forbes 400: The Richest People in America

Forbes released The Richest People in America 2010 list today, revealing Bill Gates on top (no surprise) and 4 of the top 10 to be of Walmart’s Walton family. Check out the top 20 Richest People in America from Forbes below.

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1. Bill Gates ($54 billion, Microsoft)
2. Warren Buffet ($45 billion, Berkshire Hathaway)
3. Larry Ellison ($27 billion, Oracle)
4. Christy Walton ($24 billion, Walmart)
5. Charles Koch ($21.5 billion, manufacturing/energy)
6. David Koch ($21.5 billion, manufacturing/energy)
7. Jim Walton ($20.1 billion, Walmart)
8. Alice Walton ($20 billion, Walmart)
9. S. Robson Walton ($19.7 billion, Walmart)
10. Michael Bloomberg ($18 billion, Bloomberg)
11. Larry Page ($15 billion, Google)
12. Sergey Brin ($15 billion, Google)
13. Sheldon Adelson ($14.7 billion, casinos/hotels)
14. George Soros ($14.2 billion, hedge funds)
15. Michael Dell ($14 billion, Dell)
16. Steve Ballmer ($13.1 billion, Microsoft)
17. Paul Allen ($12.7 billion, Microsoft/investments)
18. Jeff Bezos ($12.6 billion, Amazon)
19. Anne Cox Chambers ($12.5 billion, Cox Enterprises)
20. John Paulson ($12.4 billion, hedge funds)

For the complete list visit forbes.com.

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  1. MONIOLA says:

    I WANT TO BE RICH IN MUSIC AM GIFTED BUT NO ONE TO MEET

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