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The Richest Person In Every State

52. Alaska : Bob Gillam Bob Gillam founded McKinley Capital Management, an Anchorage-based institutional investor that oversees more than $7 billion in assets. Gillam, who studied at Wharton and then got an MBA at UCLA, started at brokerage firm Foster & Marshall before cashing out when the company was acquired by American Express. He moved […]

50 Best High Schools In California

50. Del Norte High Graduation Rate:  98% California Ranking: 50; National Ranking: 334 College Readiness Index: 62.2 Student to Teacher Ratio: 28:1 Del Norte High is ranked 50th within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Del Norte High is 72 percent. The student […]

The 40 Richest NBA Players and the Women Behind Them

It’s fair to say that these past and present NBA legends have done all right for themselves in the amassing-a-fortune stakes. And while each is blessed with world-class basketball ability and a healthy dose of business acumen, they all have something else in common too: the backing of an exceptional woman. Read on to discover […]

The 15 Most Expensive Houses in America

Behind each lavish listing is a rich and famous homeowner. Using Zillow and StreetEasy, the biggest real estate network on the web, we’ve managed to list down America’s 15 most expensive listings. Keep scrolling to see, appreciate, and drool over these enormous and beautiful homes. 15. 145-146 Central Park West #PH26C, New York Owner: Demi […]

Top 38 Richest Comedians

38. Russell Peters Net Worth: $40 million Not only is he a famous Comedian, he also is a disc jockey, television producer, and actor. This Canadian sweetheart is known for his stand-up comedy performances. Recently, he has released four comedy albums, which made him earn such a huge net worth of $40 million. 37. Kevin Hart […]

40 Most Luxurious Cars Owned By Celebrities

40. Justin Bieber As a birthday gift, he received this beautiful 1965 Lincoln Continental. He also owns other expensive rides like the Ferrari F430 and a Lamborghini Aventador, an Audi R8, a Range Rover and a Cadillac CTS. 39. Patrick Dempsey Former Star of Grey’s Anatomy, Patrick Dempsey is a passionate car collector. He owns […]

16 Celebrities Who Used to Be Refugees

16. Freddie Mercury As we all know, Freddie Mercury is the lead vocalist of the British top performing band Queen. He was raised in an African island in Zanzibar. However, he and his parents moved to Britain when revolution submerged the Tanzanian archipelago in the year 1964. 15. Rita Ora Rita Ora was just a […]

Top 19 Famous Muslim Celebrities

19. Janet Jackson Janet Jackson married Wissam al Mana, her third husband, and converted to Islam. This sexy, super talented star continues her career and resides at a home in Qatar. 18. Dr. Oz Mehmet Cengiz Oz AKA Dr. Oz was born and raised in Turkey. His faith, according to him, is “a mystical form […]

The 29 richest people in USA

50 richest people in the world, 29 live in the United States, the world superpower, whose combined wealth exceeds 900 trillion dollars. Among the most notable fortunes are the traditional Bill Gates and Warren Buffetts and emerging from Amazon tycoon Jeff Bezos and Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg. The fortunes of these powerful businessmen have been […]

25 Richest Families In America

25. Gallo Family In 1933, two Gallo brothers, Ernest and Julio, started what would become the world’s largest winemaker in a Modesto, California. Ernest and Julio  ran E&J Gallo Winery for six decades: Julio grew the grapes, and Ernest sold them, producing a revenue of $10.7 million just from wine and liquor. 24. Rockefeller Family The […]