2016 Richest Billionaires In The World: Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Moves To 6th Spot

Forbes has released the 2016 list of richest billionaires in the world and Bill Gate has retained his number spot. Bill Gates topped the list of the world’s richest billionaires for the 17th time in 22 years. With a net worth of $75billion, the 60-year-old Microsoft head has hit the top spot on Forbes’ 2016 World Billionaires list for the third year in a row.

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg moved from the 10th position to the sixth. See the 2016 Richest 20 billionaires in the world:

1. Bill Gates (Microsoft) – $75billion

2. Amancio Ortega (Zara) – $67billion

3. Warren Buffett ( Berkshire Hathaway) – $60.8billion

4. Carlos Slim Helu (Telecom) – $50billion

5. Jeff Bezos ( – $45.2billion

6. Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook) – $44.6billion

7. Larry Ellison (Oracle) – $43.6billion

8. Michael Bloomberg (Bloomberg LP) – $40billion

9. Charles Koch (diversified) – $39.6billion

9. David Koch (diversified) – $39.6billion

11. Liliane Bettencourt (L’Oreal) – $36.1billion

12. Larry Page (Google) – $35.2billion

13. Sergey Brin (Google) – $34.4billion

14. Bernard Arnault (LVMH) – $34billion

15. Jim Walton (Walmart) – $33.6billion

16. Alice Walton (Walmart) – $32.3billion

17. S Robson Walton (Walmart) – $39.1billion

18. Wang Jianlin (real estate) – $28.7billion

19. Jorge Paulo Lemann (beer) – $27.8billion

20. Li Ka-shing (diversified) – $27.1billion

US billionaires hold 540 spots on the billionaires list, more than any other country in the world. In second is China with 251 and German with 120.

And Africa?….We’re busy praying!