Bill Gates may have billions of dollars, but not even the Microsoft mogul can match the astounding wealth of these money mavens! An inflation-adjusted list of Celebrity Net Worth has determined the richest people of all time, and some of them might surprise you! From manufacturing billionaires to 14th-century rulers, see who made the top ten!
Fun Facts About The Richest People Who Ever Lived:
- These billionaires control a combined $4.317 trillion!
- The richest people ever are all men. Sadly No women cracked the top 25.
- 14 out of the 25 people are Americans.
- Bill Gates is the richest American and the richest person still alive on this list.
- Carlos Slim Helu, the former richest person in the world, did not even crack the top 20.
So sit back, get a drool bucket and check out the richest people who ever lived, inflation adjusted.
12. BILL GATES $136 BILLION
Bill Gates established his fortune founding the software company Microsoft.
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