The Web


Home > Business > Special

The World's Richest People 2005

Forbes | March 11, 2005

The rich had a very good year. The collective net worth of the 691 billionaires we could find is $2.2 trillion, up $300 billion from the combined worth of the 587 people listed last year. More...

Special: Lakshmi Mittal's $19-billion year!

The Top Ten | Complete List

Sort List By:
Rank | Name | Age | Worth | Country of citizenship

In Pictures
The Top 20 Women India's Richest

The List

. New Faces
. Highlights
. Big Spenders
. Under 40
. Scandals
. Royals


The Richest People on Earth
By Luisa Kroll and Lea Goldman
We added more than 100 new entrants to our annual list of the world's billionaires.

Handwriting of the Rich and Famous
By Peter Kafka
Examining the signatures of Michael Eisner, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and other plutocrats.


Homes Of The Billionaires
By Sara Clemence
How the other .001% lives.

More Specials

Share your comments

Article Tools
Email this article
Top emailed links
Print this article
Write us a letter
Discuss this article

Copyright © 2005 India Limited. All Rights Reserved.