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

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3. AKBAR I – $21 TRILLION


Renowned for his lavish lifestyle and patronage of the arts, this emperor conquered hundreds of thousands of square miles of territory and ruled over much of the Indian subcontinent, known as the Mughal Empire from 1556 until 1605. He controlled around 25% of the world’s GDP at the time, which would translate to a staggering $21 trillion today.

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