Along with Sergey Brin and other Google founders, Larry Page is the second richest person in the world, behind Bill Gates. According to the Forbes Billionaires List for 2020, released this week, there are 2,095 billionaires.
5 Billionaires Who Could Be Trillionaires Someday
If US wealth continues to grow at its current pace, Gates, who saw his wealth grow by $4.2 billion last year alone, could reach a magic number in just 20 years, analysts believe. The forecast comes as Forbes released its list of billionaires this week, in which Bill Gates is the only person widely expected to become the world's first billionaire, and he could emerge from it in "only" 20 years.