Today, Warren Buffett has $ 75 billion. Achieving 10-digit wealth took him 26 years.
Bill Gates today has $ 90 billion. It took him only five years to get from the first million to the first billion.
Zuckerberg debuted in the list of world billionaires in 2008. He was 23 years old. In 2009, however, he dropped out of that list, setting a drop in Facebook shares. The following year, however, he returned to the richest people on the planet and has remained at the forefront since.
Not surprisingly, the founding of a major technology company is one of the fastest ways to become a billionaire.
The Amazon creator Jeff Bezos took him only two years to become a billionaire.
Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin needed five years to get there.
See also a few more famous billionaires, and how long it took them to fill their bank account with a 10-digit amount:
Carlos Slim – 26 Years
Bernard Arno – 21 Years
Michael Bloomberg – 21 Years
Amancio Ortega – 16 Years
Jack Ma – 10 Years
Larry Ellison – 7 Years
Ma Huateng – 3 Years