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

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8. ANDREW CARNEGIE – $337 BILLION


From humble beginnings in Scotland, Andrew Carnegie led the massive expansion of the US steel industry in the late 19th century, amassing a personal fortune economists estimate would be worth $337 billion nowadays. A full-on philanthropist, Carnegie gave away 90% of his fortune to various charities and educational establishments during the last years of his life.

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