When you think of the super wealthy, some of the biggest names in business, entertainment, and sports come to mind. But who is in the top tier of that A-list? In 2022, the following people are the most famous celebrity billionaires.
Top 4 Famous Celebrity Billionaires in 2022
1Tiger Woods — $1.1 billion
The first billionaire on our list is so famous his name is synonymous with the game of golf. Of course, it’s Tiger Woods.
Most of his wealth was accumulated through endorsement deals during his career. According to Forbes, Woods was the highest paid athlete from 2002 to 2012.
2Rihanna — $1.4 billion
Next is singer, songwriter, and beauty empire builder Rihanna, who shines bright like a diamond with a current net worth of $1.4 billion.
Between her record sales and profits from her revolutionary make-up brand, her net worth hit ten digits earlier this year. And as far as fame goes, everyone knows at least one of her chart-topping songs.
3LeBron James — $1 billion
Our third celebrity has won four NBA championships and two Olympic gold medals. However, LeBron James says being the first NBA player to become a billionaire while active is his proudest accomplishment.
Similar to Tiger Woods, LeBron did earn income from endorsements. Nevertheless, his investments in companies like Lyft and Tonal Gyms got him to this milestone.
4Elon Musk — $219.6 billion
You don’t have to like him, but you do know him.
Last, we have Elon Musk. As well as co-founding PayPal, he has spearheaded private space travel.
For now, this is our list of the most famous celebrity billionaires.
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H/T: Business Insider
Real-time net worth updates at the time of writing this article: Forbes