Are you familiar with the Forbes’ list of richest people?
Have you wanted to know if any of your favorite multiracial celebrities or celebrities in interracial relationships were on the list?
The following list reveals 25 of the riche$t Interracial people of 2012:
1. Mark Zuckerberg ~ $26.5 Billion
Interracial Affiliation: Wife PRISCILLA CHAN of Asian descent
Mark Zuckerberg comes in at #1 with $26.5 Billion. The founder and CEO of Facebook accumulated his wealth from one of the largest Social Media sites in the world.
2. François-Henri Pinault ~ 11.5 Billion
Interracial Affiliation: Wife SALMA HAYEK of Lebanese and Spanish descent
Francois Henry-Pinault comes in at #2 with $11.5 Billion. The French businessman accumulated his wealth as CEO of PPR, Director of Financière Pinault and President of the Artémis’ Executive Board.
3. Rupert Murdoch ~ $7.6 Billion
Interracial Affiliation: Wife WENDI CHENG-MURDOCH of Asian descent
Rupert Murdoch comes in at #2 with $7.6 Billion. The Australian-American businessman accumulated his wealth as the founder, Chairman and CEO of global media holding company News Corporation, the world’s second-largest media conglomerate.
4. Wissam Al Mana ~ $4.5 Billion
Wissam Al Mana comes in at #4 with $4.5 Billion, however that wealth is the total sum of the Al Mana family conglomerate. Al Mana’s father is the founder and owner of the Almana Group, a Qatar-based luxury lifestyle enterprise that works with companies in industries as diverse as luxury cars and food services.
Wissam currently heads the family business’ fashion portfolios. The Al Mana’s Qatari businesses are currently run by Wissam and his two brothers.
5. George Lucas ~ 3.2 Billion
Interracial Affiliation: Girlfriend MELLODY HOBSON of African-American descent
George Lucas comes in at #5 with $3.2 Billion. The film producer, screenwriter, director and entrepreneur accumulated his wealth as the creator of the space opera franchise Star Wars and the archaeologist-adventurer character Indiana Jones. When Disney’s acquisition closes, Lucas will be Disney’s largest shareholder after the estate of Steve Jobs.
6. Prince Max of Liechtenstein ~ $2 Billion
Interracial Affiliation: Wife PRINCESS ANGELA OF LIECHTENSTEIN of Afro-Latino (Panama) descent
Prince Maximilian comes in at #6 with $2 Billion. The royal prince of Liechtenstein accumulated his wealth as Chief Executive Officer of the Liechtenstein Global Trust and through means of being a royal.
7. Vladislav Doronin ~ $1 Billion
Interracial Affiliation: Girlfriend NAOMI CAMPBELL of British-Jamaican descent
Vladislav Doronin comes in at #7 with $1 Billion. The Russian businessman accumulated his wealth as Chairman of Capital Group Board of Directors – one of the leading Russian real estate development companies that entered Moscow property market in 1993.
8. Madonna ~ $650 Million
Madonna comes in at #8 with $650 Million. The singer, songwriter, actress, director, dancer and entrepreneur accumulated her wealth as one of the best-selling female recording artist of all time by Guinness World Records.
9. Yoko Ono ~ $500 Million
10. Mariah Carey ~ $500 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Husband NICK CANNON of African-American descent and her multiracial background
Mariah Carey comes in at #10 with $500 Million. The singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress accumulated her wealth as the third best-selling female artist in the United States, with 63.5 million certified albums and the best-selling female artist of the millennium in 2000.
11. Michael Jordan ~ $500 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Fiance YVETTE PRIETO of Caucasian descent
Michael Jordan comes in at #11 with $500 Million. The former professional basketball player, entrepreneur, and majority owner and chairman of the Charlotte Bobcats accumulated his wealth as the greatest basketball player of all time.
12. Peter Norton ~ $400 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Wife GWEN ADAMS of West Indian descent
Peter Norton comes in at #12 with $400 Million. The American programmer, software publisher, author, and philanthropist accumulated his wealth as Computer Programmer and by selling his company PC software company Norton to Symantec Corporation in 1990.
13. Wolfgang Puck ~ $400 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Wife GELILA ASSEFA of African (Ethiopian) descent
Wolfgang Puck comes in at #13 with $400 Million. The Austrian-American celebrity chef, restaurateur, businessman and occasional actor accumulated his wealth as a restaurateur, celebrity caterer, cookbook author and cooking products licensed under Wolfgang Puck Companies, with three divisions.
14. Clint Eastwood ~ $375 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Wife DINA RUIZ-EASTWOOD of Native Hawaiian, African-American, Japanese American and Caucasian European descent
Clint Eastwood comes in at #14 with $375 Million. The film actor, director, producer, composer, and politician accumulated his wealth as an actor, director and producer.
15. Matt Stone ~ $300 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Wife ANGELA STONE of African-American descent
16. Dr. Dre ~ $260 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Wife NICOLE YOUNG of Caucasian descent
Dr. Dre comes in at #16 with $260 Million. The rapper, record producer, entrepreneur, and actor accumulated his wealth as a rapper, record producer and founder of Beats Electronics the makers of ‘Beats by Dr. Dre’ and other products.
17. David Bowie ~ $215 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Wife IMAN ABDULMAJID of African (Somalian) descent
David Bowie comes in at #17 with $215 Million. The British musician, actor, record producer and arranger accumulated as one of the 100 Greatest Britons, as a result of selling an estimated 140 million albums with nine Platinum album certifications, 11 Gold and eight Silver, five US Platinum and seven Gold certifications awards.
In 2004, Rolling Stone ranked him 39th on their list of the “100 Greatest Artists of All Time”, and 23rd on their list of the best singers of all-time.
18. Tina Turner ~ $200 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Boyfriend ERWIN BACH of Caucasian descent
Tina Turner comes in at #18 with $200 Million. The singer accumulated her wealth as one of the world’s most popular entertainers and the most successful female rock artist. She was named “one of the greatest singers of all time” by Rolling Stone.
Her combined album and single sales total approximately 180 million copies worldwide earned her Rolling Stone‘s 100 greatest artists of all time with the title of “Queen of Rock and Roll”.
19. Kobe Bryant ~ $200 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Wife VANESSA BRYANT of Hispanic (Mexican) descent
Kobe Bryant comes in at #19 with $200 Million. The professional basketball player accumulated his wealth as top NBA player of the 2000s.
20. Lewis Hamilton ~ $200 Million
21. Robert De Niro ~ $185 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Wife GRACE HIGHTOWER of African-American descent
Robert De Niro comes in at #21 with $185 Million. The actor, director and producer accumulated his wealth as an Acadamey-award and Golden Globe award-winning actor, founder of the Tribeca Film Festival and restaurateur.
22. Rashmi Sinha ~ $119 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Husband JONATHAN BOUTELLE of Caucasian descent
Rashmi Sinha comes in at #22 with $119 Million. The co-founder of Slideshare the world’s largest community for sharing presentations, accumulated her by selling Slideshare to LinkedIn for $119 million with husband Jonathan Boutelle, CTO & Co-Founder of Slideshare.
Rashmi is named as one of the World’s Top 10 Women Influencers in Web 2.0 by Fast Company.
23. Kanye West ~ $90 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Girlfriend KIM KARDASHIAN of Caucasian/Aryans (Armenian) descent
Kanye West comes in at #23with $90 Million. The musician, film director and fashion designer accumulated his wealth by selling over 30 million digital songs in the United States making him one of the best-selling digital artists of all-time. He is also one of the most awarded artists of all-time.
24. Grant Hill ~ $80 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Wife TAMIA HILL of biracial (Caucasian/African-Canadian) descent and his own biracial background
25. Sir Michael Caine ~ $75 Million
Interracial Affiliation: Wife SHAKIRA CAINE of Guyanese-British and Asian descent
Sir Michael Caine comes in at #25 with $75 Million. The British actor and author accumulated his wealth as a BAFTA, Golden Globe Award actor and Academy Award actor. In 2000, Caine was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in recognition of his contribution to cinema.
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