2019 Forbes list of billionaires released

The Forbes rich list has been released overnight, and don’t worry – the rich are still rich.

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos remains at the top of the list, worth a whopping $US131 billion – despite his pending divorce.

The richest woman is the grand daughter of the founder of L’Oreal, Francoise Bettencourt Meyers, coming in 15th place at $US49.3 billion.


For the Aussies, iron ore queen Gina Rinehart has maintained a spot on the list, though has dropped from 69th position to 75th.

While James Packer didn’t make the top 100, the Australian casino investor still a billionaire at 597th position.

US President Donald Trump’s fortune has reportedly stayed the same, landing him 715th with a fortune of $US3.1 billion.

And another Kardashian has officially entered the billionaire club, Kylie Jenner has become the youngest self-made billionaire ever at the age of 21.

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