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"I've always known I was born for greatness."

That is a quote from Oprah Winfrey when she was interviewed by Barbara Walters back in 1988. Well, it seems that Ms. O was right! Whether you love her or hate her, she’s done some pretty great things! 490 more words

Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos

Not many people know about Elizabeth Holmes, the world’s youngest female billionaire.

Her California based laboratory testing company, called Theranos, is revolutionizing the world of diagnostic medicine. 55 more words

Science

Hong Kong Billionaire Convicted of Conspiracy to Bribe Top Official

Hong Kong billionaire Thomas Kwok was convicted of conspiring to bribe one of the city’s former top officials on Friday, following five days of deliberations by a nine-member jury. 115 more words

Minecraft Creator Snags Beverly Hills Mansion For $70M

BEVERLY HILLS (CBSLA.com)  —  Swedish billionaire Markus Persson, 35, plunked down $70 million for a 23,000-square-foot Beverly Hills mansion, it was announced Thursday.

On the plus side, it comes furnished. 298 more words

News

Three Steps (2014)

1. Penniless.
2. Success.
3. Billionaire.
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To travel that lane-
With hard work and
much to gain.

Poetry

#BlackBillionairesList #2014

Of the 1,645 people who made it to the 2014 FORBES list of the World’s Billionaires, 9 of them are black, up from 7 a year ago. 945 more words

Money & Wealth

A Greedy billionaire

A Greedy billionaire who left his 5 year old son with nothing & suffering …and gave him no attention..but one day a couple of years later…this greedy billionaire died..He had multinational companies..So the board met and decided that the “Right” thing to do is to let the Heir decide what to do with his Inheritance ..So they called upon the the son and asked him what would you like to do??The young, 10 year old boy now, who was living on the streets, was struck with happiness when he heard that he now is considered a billionaire, and he was a kind-hearted boy who remembered those he lived with and shared a meal with sometimes. 586 more words