The leader from last year has not changed.
Forbes magazine published its annual list of the 400 richest people in the United States, reports the Chronicle.info with reference on Jellyfish.
The first place, like last year, was the founder of Amazon Jeff Bezos. Its condition Forbes estimated at 114 billion to $ 160 billion a year earlier. Bezos has lost several tens of billions of dollars during the divorce process. But his ex-wife Mackenzie for the first time made the list of the richest Americans. With the state of 36.1 billion dollars it ranks 15th.
Microsoft founder bill gates, who for many years headed the lists of the richest people in the world, again took second place. However, the gap between Bezos in 2019 was reduced to $ 8 billion. Forbes estimates the state of the gates 106 billion.
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Closes the top three richest Americans investor Warren Buffett from 80.8 billion dollars. He is ahead of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, is located on the line below, more than $ 10 billion.