Bill Gates Still Tops List Of America’s Richest People _List Of America’s Richest Billionaires – Forbes

Forbes today released its 2012 ranking of America’s richest 400 billionaires and Bill Gates, Microsoft Corp. co-founder remains America’s richest man by far, as the tech and philanthropy giant took the top spot on the Forbes 400 list for the 19th year running, with a net worth of $66 billion .

See the top ten below:

1. Bill Gates, Medina, Wash., $66 billion
2. Warren Buffett, Omaha, $46 billion
3. Larry Ellison, Woodside, Calif., $41 billion
4. Charles Koch, Wichita, Kan., $31 billion
5. David Koch, New York City, $31 billion
6. Christy Walton & family, Jackson, Wyo., $27.9 billion
7. Jim Walton, Bentonville, Ark., $26.8 billion
8. Alice Walton, Fort Worth, Texas, $26.3 billion
9. S. Robson Walton, Bentonville, Ark., $26.1 billion
10. Michael Bloomberg, New York City, $25 billion

Meanwhile Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg was the biggest dollar loser in the latest ranking. He dropped from No.14 on the list to No. 36 due to this company’s lackluster IPO in May. See more at Forbes.com

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