Top 15 World’s Richest People Of All Time – Bill Gates Is Not Even On The List

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6. MANSA MUSA I OF MALI – $415 BILLION


Musa I is easily one of the richest people in history, amassing the equivalent of $415 billion during his 25-year reign from 1312-1327. The King of Timbuktu and Malian emperor, who controlled a huge empire which covered much of modern-day Mali and Ghana, had half of the world’s supply of gold at his disposal, which was traded with merchants from as far away as Venice, Genoa and Egypt.

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