Bezos became world’s richest man for a few hours, then Bill Gates on top

Actually, he did not even have much money at that time. He invested one million dollars in this new project with his maternal grandfather. Since his parents got divorced as a child, his early life was spent with his maternal grandfather. Nana was affluent but he was also confused while giving such a hefty amount of money.

Jeff Bezos, the founder and CEO of e-commerce retailer Amazon, has become the world’s richest person.

Its founder and CEO Jeff Bezos became the world’s richest person for a few hours on the back of a surge in shares of e-commerce retailer Amazon. He left Bill Gates behind in this case. According to a Forbes report Bezos had assets of $ 90.6 billion, while Microsoft founder Bill Gates had assets of $ 90 billion.

According to a magazine report, at the closing of the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, Bill Gates was first on the rich list with $ 90 billion, while Bezos was second with $ 89 billion.

But the increase in Amazon’s shares on Thursday pushed Bezos up the list with $ 90 billion, Amazon’s stock rose nearly $ 15 a share and Microsoft’s stock declined slightly. Became the richest person.

Let me tell you, 61-year-old Microsoft founder Bill Gates has been the richest person in the world since May 2013. Bezos is the seventh person to become the world’s richest person and the third American to top the global rank besides Gates and Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett . About 20 years ago, he joined the list of billionaires.

read this also-

Amazon founder asked Twitter users – ‘How do I donate my property?’

Jeff Bezos meets Modi, Amazon can invest 33 thousand crores in India


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *