The Microsoft founder has been outstripped by Amancio Ortega, the famously frugal Spanish founder of clothing chain Zara, according to the Forbes real-time billionaires list.
While he may be the richest person in the world, he reportedly lives a modest lifestyle, eating lunch with his employees in the staff canteen, buying coffee from the same cafe he has visited for years and dressing in the same blazer/shirt combo – neither of which are said to be from Zara.Mr Ortega is guarded about his private life and rarely grants interviews to the press.But six cities in Asia now make the top 10: Mumbai, Hong Kong, Beijing, Shenzhen, Taipei and Shanghai.Bill Gates remains the world's wealthiest individual according to the study, increasing his wealth to billion (£56bn).The latest Hurun Global Rich List 2015 charts every dollar billionaire currently living in the world.
It shows an additional 222 billionaires were created last year, almost a third of whom were in China.
Like Jobs, Gates has fared quite well in the sport, even raking in thousands of dollars in prize money.
SPONSORED: With FIFA continually dominating the football franchise, it must be becoming harder for EA Sports to continually polish the game each year.
Another Grant opportunity from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Agricultural Research Leaders 2014 Program.
The pre calls for the proposals begin 11 Th April 2014 and the pre proposal deadline in 7 Th September 2014. You will be required to write a paper on how famine in Africa can be overturned.
Those countries which present no value when clicked or tapped on the above map do not have a billionaire living within their borders.