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Warren Buffett Net Worth

Net Worth

$66.7 Billion

  • DOB: 30 August 1930
  • Place of Birth: Omaha, Nebraska, U.S
  • Profession: Investor
  • Star Sign: Virgo
  • He is the CEO and largest shareholder of Berkshire Hathaway (American multinational conglomerate holding company)
  • As a teen, Buffett worked at his grandfather’s grocery store and sold chewing gum, Coca-Cola and weekly magazines door to door.
  • His other early ways of making money included delivering newspapers, selling stamps and golf balls and detailing cars.
  • Buffett got rejected by Harvard Business School and so had to join Columbia Business School
  • According to Forbes, Buffett lost $25 billion over a 12-month period during 2008/2009
  • According to MarketWatch, Buffett made on average $37 million per day in 2013
  • On December 9, 2010, Gates, investor Warren Buffett, and Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg signed a commitment they called the “Gates-Buffett Giving Pledge.” The pledge is a commitment by all three to donate at least half of their wealth over the course of time to charity.
  • According to Forbes, Buffett has so far donated a total of $20 Billion for various good causes
  • In 2014, a Singapore man bid $2.2 million to have lunch with Buffett.