5. Warren Buffett - Born August 30, 1930

Known as the "Oracle of Omaha," Warren Edward Buffett is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist who serves as the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and is considered one of the most successful investors in the world and of all time.

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Real time net worth: $116.8 Billion = 2.153 Trillion ZAR

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. is an American multinational conglomerate holding company headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, United States.

4. Larry Ellison - Born August 17, 1944

Lawrence Joseph Ellison is an American businessman, entrepreneur, and philanthropist who is co-founder, executive chairman and chief technology officer of Oracle Corporation.

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Real time net worth: $135.5 Billion = 2.499 Trillion ZAR

Ellison is the founder and largest shareholder of Oracle, the database company that had revenue of $38 billion in the year to May 31, 2017. He owns about a quarter of the Redwood City, California-based company as well as a sailing team, the Indian Wells tennis event and real estate, including Hawaii's Lanai island.

3. Jeff Bezos - Born January 12, 1964

Jeffrey Preston Bezos is an American technology entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist, who is best known as the founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Amazon, the world's largest online shopping retailer. Bezos was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico and raised in Houston, Texas.

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Real time net worth: $160.8 Billion = 2.965 Trillion ZAR

Amazon, is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company based in Seattle, Washington that was founded by Jeff Bezos on July 5, 1994.

2. Bernard Arnault Family - Born March 5, 1949

Arnault is a French business magnate, an investor and art collector. Arnault is the chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of LVMH, the world's largest luxury-goods company. He is the richest person in France and the fourth richest person in the world.

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Real time net worth: $184.1 Billion = 3.396 Trillion ZAR

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the world's largest maker of luxury goods. He controls about half of LVMH, which had revenue of 37.6 billion euros ($41.6 billion) in 2016, and sells products including Louis Vuitton leather goods, TAG Heuer watches and Dom Perignon to name a few.

1. Elon Musk - Born June 28, 1971

Elon Reeve Musk is a business magnate and investor. He is the founder, CEO, and Chief Engineer at SpaceX; angel investor, CEO, and product architect of Tesla, Inc.; founder of The Boring Company; and co-founder of Neuralink and OpenAI.

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Real time net worth: $229.9 Billion = 4.24 Trillion ZAR

Musk has repeatedly described himself as "cash poor", and has "professed to have little interest in the material trappings of wealth". In May 2020, he pledged to sell almost all physical possessions. Musk defended his wealth by saying he is accumulating resources for humanity's outward expansion to space.

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