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15 Inspiring Rags-to-Riches Billionaires

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Here’s a look at 15 self-made famous people who made it on Forbes Magazine’s billionaires’ list for June, 2015. Slideshare created by Alex Noudelman & Axel Jourson.

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15 Inspiring Rags-to-Riches Billionaires

  1. 1. Here’s a look at 15 self-made famous people who made it on Forbes Magazine’s billionaires’ list for June, 2015. Created by Alex Noudelman & Axel Jourson
  2. 2. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: Literature $1 billion Author of Harry Potter Book Series
  3. 3. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $1.97 billion Retail/fashion Entrepreneur behind River Island fashion brand and clothing chain
  4. 4. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $3 billion Media Chairwoman, CEO & CCO of the Oprah Winfrey Network
  5. 5. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $3.5 billion Retail Founder of IKEA
  6. 6. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $5.1 billion Tourism/Media Founder of Virgin Group
  7. 7. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $5.2 billion Fashion/Retail Chairman of the Arcadia Group
  8. 8. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $6.2 billion Fashion/Retail Co-Founders of Forever 21
  9. 9. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $6.9 billion Entertainment Co-Creator of Asylum Records, Geffen Records & DGC Records & Co-Founder of DreamWorks SKG
  10. 10. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $7.2 billion Mobile Co-Founder of WhatsApp & Director at Facebook Inc.
  11. 11. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $9.1 billion Oil Industry/Investment Main Owner of Millhouse LLC.
  12. 12. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $10 billion Oil Oil tanker, Shipping Magnate & Owner of the Largest Oil Tanker Fleet
  13. 13. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $29.1 billion Computer Technology Co-Founder of Google
  14. 14. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $34.8 billion Social Networking Chairman, Co- Founder & CEO of Facebook
  15. 15. Net Worth (2015): Sector: Known For: $54 billion Computer Technology CEO & Co-Founder of Oracle Corporation
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