Today we talk about the world’s richest person it is a very controversial topic in the world. If we go online many newspapers and articles say Elon musk is the richest person in the world.
Tesla’s official Twitter handle informs that Elon musk is now the richest person in the world at $190 billion. When Elon Musk reading this message he replied “How stranger” and again he replied, “Well back to work”.
Who Declared Elon Musk The Richest?
Musk has now overtaken Amazon’s CEO, Jeff Bezos, to become the wealthiest person in the world, according to the valuation by Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index, a list of the top 500 richest people in the world.
There is two main billionaire list:
But Forbes does not agree that Elon Musk is the richest person in the world.
According to the Forbes billionaires list “The world’s real-time billionaires,” jeff Bezos is the richest person in the world with $184B and Elon Musk is the world 2nd richest person with $177B
How Elon Musk become the world’s richest person in the world:
The primary reason behind Elon Musk’s staggering growth in wealth is the rise in Tesla’s shares which recently rallied 4.8 percent to boost Musk’s valuation beyond that of Bezos’s net worth. As mentioned above, this surge has been one of the many that tesla has seen this year boosting Musk’s overall net worth during the past 12 months by over $150 billion
If we compare the share value of Tesla’s from January 2020 to January 2021a big boost in teslas.
Tesla’s 1 share in Jan 2020 is $100 in Indian rupee rs7200.
Tesla’s 1 share in Jan 2021 is $816 in Indian rupee rs60000.
Elon musk stacks 20% of Tesla, that’s why he is the richest person in the world.
The reason why Bezos lost the top spot:
Jeff Bezos has around 10% stack in amazon. The total share value of Jeff Bezos is around $170-$180 billion. Now today 1share value of amazon is around $3162.15 in Indian rupee approx 231000 rupee. Even with Tesla’s remarkable rise, Bezos would still hold a wide lead over Musk had it not been for divorce, which saw him transfer a quarter of the family amazon stake to his ex-wife Mackenzie Scott, and his philanthropy. He donated shares worth around $680 million in November 2020.