Below is the list of the wealthiest
person in each decade.
But the wealthiest
sports star of the lot is golfer Tiger Woods who has [euro]679million, according to the Sunday Times Sport Rich List.
The government announced early this year that it wanted the wealthiest
families to voluntarily give up their welfare payments.
Or should we ask some of the wealthiest
Americans to pay their fair share?
PRINCETON, NJ -- Politically, the wealthiest
1% of Americans -- those in households earning $500,000 or more annually -- are somewhat to the right of the remaining 99%, but more in terms of party identification than self-professed ideology.
When the poorest people in society are suffering the effects of savage cuts in public spending, it is morally indefensible for the wealthiest
1% to complain about paying their share.
Kirsty Bertarelli stuill remains Britain's wealthiest
The Queen is down to 15th place in the top 100 of the UK's wealthiest
women, behind the likes of JK Rowling and Lady Tina Green, who with pounds 4.
Bill Gates, the world's wealthiest
person, and his wife, Melinda, established the Gates Foundation in 1994.
is ranked 125th on Forbes' list of the 400 wealthiest
Showing a preferential option for the Pentagon and the nation's wealthiest
, the 2006 budget calls for $132 billion of corporate welfare in federally funded "research and development" projects and a diminishing tax burden on the nation's wealthiest
, while massive defense outlays continue unabated, reaching $492 billion by 2010.
CONTROVERSIAL politician Mohammad Sarwar is Britain's fifth wealthiest
MP, a survey revealed yesterday.
SCOTS Labour MP Mohammad Sarwar is the fifth wealthiest
member of the Commons, a survey revealed yesterday.
ITEM: "The 400 wealthiest
taxpayers accounted for more than 1 percent of all the income in the United States in 2000, more than double their share just eight years earlier, according to new data from the Internal Revenue Service," reported the New York Times for June 26th.
EIGHT of the top 10 wealthiest
places in England and Wales are in the north.