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Mar 9th 2011 at 5:15PM
by Luisa Kroll and Kerry A. Dolan, Forbes.com
The 10 Richest People in the World
No. 1: Carlos Slim Helú & family
$74 billion | Telecom | Mexico
No. 2: Bill Gates
$56 billion | Microsoft | U.S.
No. 3: Warren Buffett
$50 billion | Berkshire Hathaway| U.S.
No. 4: Bernard Arnault
$41 billion | LVMH | France
No. 5: Larry Ellison
$39.5 billion | Oracle | U.S.
No. 6: Lakshmi Mittal
$31.1 billion | Steel | India
No. 7: Amancio Ortega
$31 billion | Zara | Spain
No. 8: Eike Batista
$30 billion | Mining, Oil | Brazil
No. 9: Mukesh Ambani
$27 billion | Petrochemicals | India
No. 10: Christy Walton & family
$26.5 billion | Wal-Mart | U.S.