Jeff Bezos is the richest person in history

Curated by Paul Helmick

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  • The Amazon CEO’s net worth reached $105 billion Monday, according to Bloomberg’s billionaire tracker
  • That eclipses the record previously held by Microsoft founder Bill Gates
  • Gates would still be worth far more than Bezos if not for his significant charitable contributions
  • Bloomberg shows that Gates has given $62 billion at today’s value, as well as $3 billion in cash, which would have put his earlier net worth over $150 billion.

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