The oldest billionaire for 2017 according to Forbes.com is David Rockefeller, Sr. which was died on March 20, 2017. He died at the age of 101 which was making him the World’s oldest billionaire for the year 2017.
David Rockefeller, Sr. is a philanthropist. He donated one hundred fifty million dollars to New York’s Museum of Modern Art (co-founded by his mother).
David Rockefeller, Sr. Net Worth Overtime
Forbes 400 (September 2012): $2.7B
Billionaires (September 2013): $2.8B
Billionaires (March 2014): $2.9B
Billionaires (March 2015): $3B
Forbes 400 (September 2015): $3B
Billionaires 2016 (March 2016): $3B
Forbes 400 (October 2016): $3.1B
Billionaires (March 2017): $3.3B
David Rockefeller, Sr. source of wealth is on real estate and investments. He is a self-made American billionaire. He took Bachelor of arts/science in Harvard University and a doctorate in University of Chicago.
Other Oldest Billionaires
Chang Yun Chung, age 98 from Singapore with a net worth of $1.7 ranked as #1234 in Forbes Rich List
Henry Hillman, age 98 from United States with a net worth of $2.6B, his source of wealth is investments ranked as #782 in Forbes Rich List
Other old billionaires are Marcel Adams from Canada at age 96 with a net worth $1.5B, Aloysio de Andrade Faria at age 96 has a net worth of $2.4B from Brazil and George Joseph from United States with a net worth of $1.6B.
Bill Gates Ranked #1 in World’s Billionaires
The Microsoft Founder at age 61 has a net worth of $86.9B. Bill Gates is from United States. I know you’re familiar with Bill Gates and how he spend his wealth.
What do you think? Can Bill Gates live longer than David Rockefeller, Sr.? I know he is wealthier than Rockefeller, but many people will also become interested in knowing if Bill Gates will live longer. I hope he will longer because he provides value to many people’s lives.
Say something about the world’s oldest billionaire David Rockefeller, Sr.! Which one will you choose? To live longer to become richer? We should choose both like David Rockefeller, Sr. chosed to. He choose health and wealth. Lucky we are if we can live longer like him.
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Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise. ~ Benjamin Franklin