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#Billionaire

# billionaire - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

Bill and Melinda Gates announce they are ending their marriage
# Microsoft
# Microsoft

Bill and Melinda Gates announce they are ending their marriage

May 4th 2021, 7:17 AM 58,503 Views 33 Comments

The couple have been married for 27 years.

# billionaire - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Africa's richest man outlines plans to buy Arsenal next year
# Gunners
From The42
# Gunners

Africa's richest man outlines plans to buy Arsenal next year

Jan 14th 2020, 12:32 PM 13,532 Views 5 Comments

Billionaire Aliko Dangote has expressed a desire to take over at the North London club in 2021.

# billionaire - Saturday 9 November, 2019

Billionaire tycoon Michael Bloomberg files papers in Alabama paving way for presidential bid
# Billionaire
# Billionaire

Billionaire tycoon Michael Bloomberg files papers in Alabama paving way for presidential bid

Nov 9th 2019, 11:19 AM 18,864 Views 77 Comments

The former New York mayor has yet to formally announce his bid for the White House.

# billionaire - Saturday 16 January, 2016

'What's the big deal about Jerry Hall and Rupert Murdoch? There were 22 years between my parents'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'What's the big deal about Jerry Hall and Rupert Murdoch? There were 22 years between my parents'

Jan 16th 2016, 7:15 PM 2,214 Views 49 Comments

The sarcastic comments about their upcoming marriage are petty and childish. Is it so difficult to believe that they might actually be in love and make each other laugh? asks Megan Roantree.

# billionaire - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Meet China's richest man
# Chinese Bling
# Chinese Bling

Meet China's richest man

Jul 26th 2015, 11:15 AM 26,873 Views 25 Comments

Wang Jianlin is worth about €37.5 billion. And he ain’t shy about flaunting it…

# billionaire - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Copy of Fifty Shades of Grey sequel stolen a week before publication day
# That Hurts
# That Hurts

Copy of Fifty Shades of Grey sequel stolen a week before publication day

Jun 10th 2015, 6:50 PM 13,537 Views 24 Comments

Police are investigating.

# billionaire - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Michael Jordan just keeps getting richer, he's now a billionaire!
# Baller
From The42
# Baller

Michael Jordan just keeps getting richer, he's now a billionaire!

Mar 3rd 2015, 8:08 AM 10,037 Views 2 Comments

Forget the shot, this must be the best moment of his life.

# billionaire - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Billionaire's soon-to-be ex-wife requests $1 million per month child support
# High Maintenance
# High Maintenance

Billionaire's soon-to-be ex-wife requests $1 million per month child support

Feb 24th 2015, 2:23 PM 40,261 Views 92 Comments

The expenses include $6,800 a month in groceries.

# billionaire - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Who wants to become a billionaire? Just solve one of these problems
# Unsolved
# Unsolved

Who wants to become a billionaire? Just solve one of these problems

Apr 27th 2014, 11:30 AM 33,270 Views 31 Comments

Weight loss pill? Remote Internet? Wireless Power?

# billionaire - Friday 14 March, 2014

‘Well-known’ billionaire buys record-breaking €144 million life insurance policy
# Show Me The Money
# Show Me The Money

‘Well-known’ billionaire buys record-breaking €144 million life insurance policy

Mar 14th 2014, 5:45 PM 22,557 Views 15 Comments

The payout more than doubles the previous world record, sold in 1990.

# billionaire - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Ex-wife of Russian billionaire arrested over 'stolen' €50m diamond
# Divorce Dispute
# Divorce Dispute

Ex-wife of Russian billionaire arrested over 'stolen' €50m diamond

Feb 25th 2014, 2:27 PM 21,911 Views 36 Comments

Elena Rybolovleva — whose ex-husband Dmitry owns AS Monaco — was arrested in Cyprus after the family issued a complaint that she had stolen the diamond ring.

# billionaire - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

Facebook boss Sheryl Sandberg is now one of the world's youngest billionaires
# Davos
# Davos

Facebook boss Sheryl Sandberg is now one of the world's youngest billionaires

Jan 22nd 2014, 3:36 PM 22,248 Views 38 Comments

Sheryl Sandberg will attend the World Economic Forum this week.

# billionaire - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Silvio Berlusconi expelled from Italian Parliament but vows to "fight on"
# Ciao
# Ciao

Silvio Berlusconi expelled from Italian Parliament but vows to "fight on"

Nov 27th 2013, 7:14 PM 4,550 Views 22 Comments

Motions put forward by Berlusconi’s allies in the Senate in an attempt to block the expulsion procedure were rejected one by one.

# billionaire - Friday 12 July, 2013

Pakistani billionaire Khan agrees to buy Fulham
# In THe Money
From The42
# In THe Money

Pakistani billionaire Khan agrees to buy Fulham

Jul 12th 2013, 11:24 PM 3,201 Views 3 Comments

The 62-year-old, who made his fortune as a car parts manufacturer, already owns NFL team Jacksonville Jaguars.

# billionaire - Saturday 8 June, 2013

This is the fantastical set built by Napster and Facebook billionaire for his wedding
# Lord Of The Woods
# Lord Of The Woods

This is the fantastical set built by Napster and Facebook billionaire for his wedding

Jun 8th 2013, 5:30 PM 25,494 Views 30 Comments

Pictures show the reconstruction of redwood forest area – created by Lord of the Rings set designer – which got him in trouble with state of California.

# billionaire - Sunday 31 March, 2013

"These are the countries where I'm the least known" - Bill Gates visits Ghana
# Philanthropy
# Philanthropy

"These are the countries where I'm the least known" - Bill Gates visits Ghana

Mar 31st 2013, 8:30 AM 8,434 Views 32 Comments

The foundation set up by Bill Gates has been on a high-profile campaign to improve health in poor countries.

# billionaire - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

9 tech trends that will make someone billions this year
# Billionaire
# Billionaire

9 tech trends that will make someone billions this year

Jan 1st 2013, 8:00 AM 12,316 Views 6 Comments

Mobile, social, cloud and big data technology were all big this year. They’ll get bigger next year and here’s how…

# billionaire - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Richard Branson abandons bid to kite-surf the English Channel
# Audacious
# Audacious

Richard Branson abandons bid to kite-surf the English Channel

Jun 30th 2012, 7:45 PM 7,157 Views 19 Comments

The tycoon had hoped to become the oldest person to cross the Channel by kite-surf but had to turn back because his kite was too small.

# billionaire - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Got $3.5million to spare? You could have lunch with Warren Buffett...
# POwer Lunch
# POwer Lunch

Got $3.5million to spare? You could have lunch with Warren Buffett...

Jun 9th 2012, 3:42 PM 3,271 Views 12 Comments

A bite and a natter with the billionaire doesn’t come cheap.

# billionaire - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Billionaire inventor of Red Bull dies aged 80
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Billionaire inventor of Red Bull dies aged 80

Mar 17th 2012, 4:46 PM 8,544 Views 20 Comments

Chaleo Yoovidhya was ranked as the 205th richest person in the world with an estimated fortune of €3.7 billion.

# billionaire - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Eurozone has major flaw, says billionaire investor Buffett
# Europe
# Europe

Eurozone has major flaw, says billionaire investor Buffett

Nov 22nd 2011, 10:59 AM 2,723 Views 9 Comments

He added that the future of Europe and the Euro is now in doubt – but he is still interested in buying more European stocks.

# billionaire - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Writ large: Sheikh carves name in sand so it can be seen from space
# Abu Dhabi
From The Daily Edge
# Abu Dhabi

Writ large: Sheikh carves name in sand so it can be seen from space

Jul 20th 2011, 8:45 AM 2,610 Views 22 Comments

The ruler of Abu Dhabi has his moniker ‘Hamad’ written on the surface of his private island…

# billionaire - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

McIlroy looks set to become richest sports person in Britain
# Minted
From The42
# Minted

McIlroy looks set to become richest sports person in Britain

Jul 12th 2011, 8:34 PM 719 Views 1 Comment

Player predicted to earn “unbelievable amounts of cash” by agent Chubby Chandler.

# billionaire - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

# billionaire - Thursday 9 December, 2010

Give it away now: Facebook founder joins billionaires' pledge to donate their fortunes
# Facebook
# Facebook

Give it away now: Facebook founder joins billionaires' pledge to donate their fortunes

Dec 9th 2010, 2:00 PM 474 Views 0 Comments

Mark Zuckerberg answers the call of the ‘Giving Pledge’ organised by Bill Gates and Warren Buffett, a man who might have some tips for our public finances…

# billionaire - Thursday 29 July, 2010

Secretive billionaire Theo Albrecht dies
# Theo Albrecht
# Theo Albrecht

Secretive billionaire Theo Albrecht dies

Jul 29th 2010, 2:14 PM 269 Views 0 Comments

The co-founder of Aldi discount stores who was “more reclusive than Yeti” has died in Germany.