Top 10 Richest People in the United States 2014 – Forbes Magazine Source

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The annual Forbes 400 is out again breaking another record with combined fortune of $2.29 trillion. America got some of the wealthiest businessmen in the world, occupying 8 spots in 10 richest people in the world.

Here are the names and images of the richest people in America 2014

10) Michael Bloomberg – $32.9 Billion

The former mayor of New York City, Bloomberg is was not only the richest mayor in the world, but the 16th richest man on the planet.

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=8) S. Robson Walton – $35.9 Billion

The chairman at Wal-Mart, America’s most popular retailer, Robson Walton is not just excruciating wealthy, but also famous for the wages he pays the Wal-Mart employees.

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=8) Alice Walton – $35.9 Billion

Alice is Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art’s chairman and daughter of Walmart founder Sam Walton is known for her support of Hillary Clinton in politics.

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7) Jim Walton – $37.4 Billion

Yeas, Jim is Sam Walton’s youngest with a few billions richer than his sister and brother on #8. The family’s combined fortunes  make them the wealthiest family in America.

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6) Christy Walton & family – $38.6 Billion

And then there comes the fourth Walton, the daughter-in-law of Sam Walton, the brain who made her the richest woman on the planet for the last 4 years.

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=4) David Koch – $40.7 Billion

NY’s richest citizens, brothers Charles and David Koch share a fortune in stock at Koch Industries, America’s second largest private company in oil pipelines, refineries and building materials industry.

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=4) Charles Koch – $40.7 Billion

Charles Koch is one half of the most affluent sibling partnership in the world. Koch owns 42 per cent of Kansas-based industrial firm Koch Industries where he serves as chairman and chief executive.

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3) Larry Ellison – $47.6 Billion

70 year-old looking 50, Larry Ellison is the Oracle founder, a self-made billionaire living in San Francisco, CA. He owns 98% of Hawaii’s Lanai Island and likes to collect houses on Malibu’s Carbon Beach. His fortune is down from $50.2 billion.

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2) Warren Buffett – $67.1 Billion

If you haven’t heard of Warren Buffet until now, perhaps you’ve never heard of stock market exchange. At the age of 84, Warren Buffett still invests and buys huge deals at the stock market and he declared that his success and best investment was Benjamin Graham’s book “The Intelligent Investor” in 1949.

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1) Bill Gates – $79.6 Billion

The first richest man on the planet, Bill Gates is the already famous software mogul behind Microsoft corps. He’s been the richest man on the planet for the last 15 years and large sums out of his fortune he donates to charity.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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