MOSCOW, 4 Jul — RIA Novosti. One of the founders of Microsoft, bill gates took first place in the ranking of the 400 richest Americans according to business magazine Forbes, while Donald trump has lost 121 positions.
According to Tuesday’s edition, gates became the richest man in the US 23 times in a row. His fortune is estimated at 81 billion dollars. Second place was taken by the founder of the online store Amazon.com Jeff Bezos with 67 billion dollars. Next is situated the head of Berkshire Hathaway Warren Buffett, who, according to Forbes, took third place for the first time in 15 years.
The founder of social network Facebook mark Zuckerberg is this year ranked in the top four of the rating of 55.5 billion. Top ten richest Americans shut down the Google co-founders Larry page and Sergey Brin, who took ninth and tenth places respectively.
In the list of American billionaires 2016 also got a candidate for the US presidency from the Republican party, Donald trump: he went from 35-th line on the 156 th with as $ 3.7 billion.
Minimum status ranking of the 400 richest Americans in 2016 is 1.7 billion dollars, as a year earlier. 10% of billionaires list are migrants from 21 countries. In addition, the rating 22 new billionaires.