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World top 165 richest Celebrities list of 2015 (iconic status with plenty of cash)

List of top richest Celebrities: From reality show hosts, news channel owners, novelists, actors, sports person, singers to models, there are personalities who reach mark of millions stashed in their bank accounts for their fame factor. Some of them become wealthy at a very young age, while there are people who were posthumously rewarded by ‘rich’ title. However, as money speaks, so does their style and glamor. These celebrities are the rare yet most awaited face of crowd.

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Millionaire celebrites

They entertain, educate, spread awareness, make us laugh etc. Thus, their appeal converts into downpour of cash. Many opine that these people are better off living a common person’s life than possession a large chunk of fortune. However, they too have a heart, and we have seen many of them constantly engaged in making donations for social causes, supporting NGO’s and similar campaigns.

Loved for their talent and criticized for tidbits, as they are media figures, top richest celebrities will always be in limelight.

Name Celebrity Net Worth Yearly Income
John Walton $21 Billion
Rupert Murdoch $13.6 Billion
Donald Newhouse $7 Billion
John Kluge $6.5 Billion
Sumner Redstone $6.4 Billion
Rosalia Mera $6.1 Billion
Arnon Milchan $5.4 Billion
George Lucas $5.2 Billion
Dina Merrill $5.1 Billion
James Packer $4.4 Billion
Miuccia Prada $4.2 Billion
Patrizio Bertelli $4.2 Billion
Steven Spielberg $3.6 Billion
Barbara Piasecka Johnson $3.6 Billion
Haim Saban $3.4 Billion
Kalanithi Maran $3.3 Billion
Oprah Winfrey $3 Billion
Joao Moreira Salles $2.7 Billion
Michael Rubin $2.7 Billion
Indu Jain $2.6 Billion
Clive Calder $2.5 Billion
Davis Guggenheim $2.5 Billion
Mort Zuckerman $2.5 Billion
Ted Turner $2.2 Billion
Stanley Perron $2.1 Billion
John de Mol $2 Billion
Austin Hearst $1.9 Billion
Richard Desmond $1.9 Billion
Joop van den Ende $1.6 Billion
Silvio Santos $1.3 Billion
Slavica Ecclestone $1.2 Billion
Jeffrey Lurie $1.2 Billion
Max Azria $1.2 Billion
Andrea Della Valle $1.2 Billion
Andrew Lloyd Webber $1.2 Billion
Elisabeth Badinter $1.1 Billion
Viscount Rothermere and family $1.095 Billion
Cameron Mackintosh $1.0875 Billion
Bob Johnson $1 Billion
Ryan Kavanaugh $1 Billion
J.K. Rowling $1 Billion
Gene Roddenberry $1 Billion
Jonathan Harmsworth $1 Billion
Tory Burch $1 Billion
Merv Griffin $1 Billion
David Bromilow $975,000,000 $121,875,000
Lord Lloyd-Webber $885,000,000 $110,625,000
Jeffrey Katzenberg $860,000,000 $107,500,000
Jerry Bruckheimer $850,000,000 $106,250,000
U2 $838,000,000 $104,750,000
Aishwarya Al Alsaud $820,000,000 $102,500,000
Dr. Dre $810,000,000 $101,250,000
Jerry Moss $800,000,000 $100,000,000
John Lennon $800,000,000 $100,000,000
Larry David $800,000,000 $100,000,000
Jerry Seinfeld $800,000,000 $100,000,000
Herb Alpert $750,000,000 $93,750,000
Madonna $700,000,000 $87,500,000
James Cameron $700,000,000 $87,500,000
Norman Lear $700,000,000 $87,500,000
Paul McCartney $700,000,000 $87,500,000
Sean Combs – Diddy $700,000,000 $87,500,000
Joe Roth $700,000,000 $87,500,000
Jann Wenner $700,000,000 $87,500,000
Louise Blouin $637,000,000 $79,625,000
Celine Dion $630,000,000 $78,750,000
Julian Dunkerton $615,000,000 $76,875,000
Danielle Steel $610,000,000 $76,250,000
Chuck Lorre $600,000,000 $75,000,000
Steve Bing $600,000,000 $75,000,000
Michael Jackson $600,000,000 $75,000,000
Bono $600,000,000 $75,000,000
Shahrukh Khan $600,000,000 $75,000,000
Candy Spelling $600,000,000 $75,000,000
Elizabeth Taylor $600,000,000 $75,000,000
Barbara Sinatra $600,000,000 $75,000,000
Stephen Bing $590,000,000 $73,750,000
Simon Fuller $580,000,000 $72,500,000
Simon Cowell $550,000,000 $68,750,000
Jay Z $550,000,000 $68,750,000
Howard Stern $550,000,000 $68,750,000
Beyonce $536,000,000 $67,000,000
Mariah Carey $535,000,000 $66,875,000
Dolly Parton $500,000,000 $62,500,000
James Burrows $500,000,000 $62,500,000
Luciano Pavarotti $500,000,000 $62,500,000
James L Brooks $500,000,000 $62,500,000
Matt Groening $500,000,000 $62,500,000
Abigail Disney $500,000,000 $62,500,000
Gloria Estefan $500,000,000 $62,500,000
Emilio Estefan $500,000,000 $62,500,000
J. R. R. Tolkien $500,000,000 $62,500,000
Uhuru Kenyatta $500,000,000 $62,500,000
Yoko Ono $500,000,000 $62,500,000
Tony Robbins $480,000,000 $80,000,000
Coldplay $475,000,000 $59,375,000
Bernie Taupin $450,000,000 $56,250,000
Bill Watterson $450,000,000 $56,250,000
Peter Frampton $450,000,000 $56,250,000
Tom Cruise $450,000,000 $56,250,000
Elton John $440,000,000 $55,000,000
Mark Burnett $438,000,000 $54,750,000
Steve Forbes $430,000,000 $53,750,000
Michael Bay $430,000,000 $53,750,000
Mel Gibson $425,000,000 $53,125,000
Robyn Gibson $425,000,000 $53,125,000
Sir George Martin $410,000,000 $51,250,000
Michael Ovitz $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Stephen King $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Sylvester Stallone $400,000,000 $50,000,000
David Letterman $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Bob Guccione $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Bruce Ratner $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Jimmy Buffett $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Jamie Oliver $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Amitabh Bachchan $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Peter Jackson $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Caroline Luel-Brockdorff $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Peter Guber $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Rick Rubin $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Tyler Perry $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Sam Simon $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Rene Angelil $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Bill Cosby $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Jack Nicholson $400,000,000 $50,000,000
George Harrison $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Donna Karan $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Johnny Mathis $400,000,000 $50,000,000
Paul Smith $390,000,000 $48,750,000
Clint Eastwood $375,000,000 $46,875,000
Kishore Lulla $360,000,000 $45,000,000
Mick Jagger $360,000,000 $45,000,000
Shania Twain $350,000,000 $43,750,000
Tom Hanks $350,000,000 $43,750,000
Kathy Ireland $350,000,000 $43,750,000
Lorne Michaels $350,000,000 $43,750,000
Master P $350,000,000 $43,750,000
Jay Leno $350,000,000 $43,750,000
Keanu Reeves $350,000,000 $43,750,000
Rush Limbaugh $350,000,000 $43,750,000
Johnny Depp $350,000,000 $43,750,000
Trey Parker $350,000,000 $43,750,000
Keith Richards $340,000,000 $42,500,000
Barbra Streisand $340,000,000 $42,500,000
George Strait $326,000,000 $40,750,000
Russell Simmons $325,000,000 $40,625,000
Nick Denton $320,000,000 $40,000,000
Toby Keith $320,000,000 $40,000,000
Cher $305,000,000 $38,125,000
Joel Silver $300,000,000 $37,500,000
Adam Sandler $300,000,000 $30,000,000

Conclusion

From earning meager amount on their first stint to being billionaires and millionaires is a great accomplishment. These people are cut out to make us realize why following one’s desire and knack at a subject is worthy. You may love to read about richest coaches, rich athletes, wealthy authors and real estate millionaire.

My favorite in this rich celebs list are “John Walton” and “Rosalia Mera” who have current net worth of $21 million and $6.1 Billion respectively. (even died).

Not a plastic model, some of them have done a lot for causes that have no monetary benefit, but bring a pleasing feel to people. When we talk about being a celebrity, it often gets us laughing as if it were impossible. Maybe the ones listed above had a good time grinning on such a thought in childhood as well. However, taking baby steps to let your talents grow, you can aspire to achieve an iconic status one day.

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http://popdust.com/slideshow/richest-young-celebrities-under-25-net-worth/

http://www.therichest.com/top-lists/top-100-richest-celebrities/

http://alltoptens.com/top-ten-richest-actors-world/

http://www.women24.com/CareersAndMoney/Money/10-of-the-Richest-celebrity-women-in-the-world-20141021-2

The world appreciates personalities for their work, dedication and humane nature. While many of these walk on red carpets flaunting their beauty and attitude, they are more than just public figures.