October 21, 2021

Donald Trump Falls Off Forbes’ List of Richest Americans for the First Time in 25 Years

Donald Trump is extraordinarily rich however not wealthy sufficient, apparently. For the first time in 25 years, he was left off Forbes’s record of the 400 wealthiest individuals in America. 

Trump is price an estimated $2.5 billion, which left him $400 million brief of making the record. Final yr he was listed as quantity 339, however after dropping $600 million amid the pandemic, he was left off this yr’s record. 

The outlet attributes Trump’s decline in wealth to the big-city properties that make up the bulk of his fortune. That kind of asset was some of the hardest hit throughout the coronavirus pandemic. 

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos topped this yr’s record, estimated to be price about $201 billion. Not surprisingly, Elon Musk got here second after Bezos at $190.5 billion. Mark Zuckerberg and Microsoft founder Invoice Gates weren’t too far behind. 

In accordance with Forbes, the record had an enormous shake-up this yr. Fifty-one individuals dropped off this yr’s record.