SpaceX founder and Tesla CEO Elon Musk has entered the top 5 richest people in the world. This is evidenced by the data of the Forbes rating.
According to the latest data, Musk's fortune increased by $5.1 billion over the past day to $74.2 billion.
The leader of the rating was the head of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, whose fortune increased by $13 billion, to $189 billion. In second place was the President of the Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy group of companies, Bernard Arnault and his family ($113.8 billion).
The third line of the billionaires rating was taken by one of the creators of Microsoft, bill gates ($113.4 billion). Next comes Facebook Creator Mark Zuckerberg with a fortune of $90.3 billion.
On July 16, it was reported that Musk entered the top ten richest people in the world for the first time according to Forbes magazine. At the time, Musk's fortune was estimated at $70.8 billion. Basically, it managed to gain a foothold in the top ten thanks to the growth in the value of Tesla shares. Bezos, Arno, and Gates were in the top three.