Spoiler alert: I’m not on this list. But… could you imagine how interesting that would be? I mean, everyone would know who you were… and how much you’re worth… and probably where you live. Now that I think about it, I’d actually prefer being the 4th or 5th richest person in my city. I’m a simple man.
Anne Cox Chambers, $17 B
$17 billion dollars ain’t nothing to laugh at. Anne Cox Chambers amassed her fortune by growing her media conglomerate, Cox Enterprises with her sister and co-owner Barbara Cox Anthony.
Fun fact: her father, James M. Cox, once ran for President in the 1920s.