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The World’s Wealthiest People (August 09, 2023)

As of August 09, 2023, with a net worth of roughly $229.8 billion, Elon Musk is the wealthiest person in the world, followed by Bernard Arnault (No. 2, $221.1  billion), Jeff Bezos (No. 3, $162.5 billion); and Larry Ellison (No. 4, $144.5 billion).

Warren Buffett is the fifth-richest person globally, with a whopping $121.8 billion. Bill Gates ranked 6th with a personal wealth of $117.6 billion, followed by Larry Page with $111.0  billion. Mark Zuckerberg is placed 8th with a net worth of $110.7 billion. Sergey Brin ($105.4 billion) occupied the 9th position, followed by Steve Ballmer (No.10, $100.9 billion) on the top 10 wealthiest people in the world list. Here is the latest list of the world’s top 26 richest persons.



  1. Elon Musk: $229.8 billion
  2. Bernard Arnault & family: $221.1 billion
  3. Jeff Bezos: $162.5 billion
  4. Larry Ellison: $144.5 billion
  5. Warren Buffett: $121.8 billion
  6. Bill Gates: $117.6 billion
  7. Larry Page: $111.0 billion
  8. Mark  Zuckerberg: $110.7 billion
  9. Sergey Brin: $105.4 billion
  10. Steve Ballmer: $100.9 billion
  11. Carlos Slim Helu & family: $97.6 billion
  12. Michael Bloomberg: $94.5 billion
  13. Francoise Bettencourt Meyers & family: $90.0 billion
  14. Mukesh Ambani: $89.6 billion
  15. Amancio Ortega: $85.5 billion
  16. Jim Walton: $66.2 billion
  17. Michael Dell: $65.0 billion
  18. Rob Walton: $64.8 billion
  19. Zhong Shanshan: $64.6 billion
  20. Alice Walton: $64.0 billion
  21. Charles Koch: $60.0 billion
  22. Julia Koch & family: $60.0 billion
  23. David Thomson & family: $56.4 billion
  24. Gautam Adani: $53.6 billion
  25. Dieter Schwarz: $47.4 billion
  26. Zhang Yiming: $45.0 billion

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