Oh, Chicago. The beautiful and amazing windy city. Well known for being located all along the shore of the beautiful Michigan Lake. This city features one of the most energetic cultural scenes of the United States and people from all around the world go to Chicago to experience the art environment there. In fact, there are a lot of things to do in chicagoo when it comes to the bohemian life. The architecture is very interesting, local musicians are great and there is a huge number of cultural places to go to.
In fact, for those who are not aware of the city’s history, Chicago is a landmark when it comes to the 20th century Art scene. For example, famous artists like Chagall or Picasso were in love with Chicago and it’s architecture. It’s Art Institute includes works from Frank Lloyd Wright and Louis Sullivan.
However, if art is not your thing, Chicago also offers great shopping and amazing sports. This city is a great option if you are traveling with friends who share different opinions than you or if you are on a family trip in which different interests are at the order of the day. The city offers different places to go according to your particular interests.
Every year, Forbes releases a list which includes the ranking of the richest people in the world. This year, the list was different as included a larger number than previous years. The total number of wealthy people in the world is ascending, according to this list. Personalities such as Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos (Amazon) or Bill Gates are, as always, first on the list.
Forbes listed a total of 2,100 billionaires all around the globe. The number increased in about 230 people who made it to the ranking of the wealthiest of the world. This means that there was a 10% increase in the total of people who are billionaires. On an interesting note, this year China was the country with the highest number of new billionaires with 70 new additions. The United States comes second with 20.
Who are the richest people in the world according to Forbes? These are the top five billionaires of the world in 2017 according to Forbes:
- 1. Bill Gates – United States – USD$85 Billion
- 2. Warren Buffett, United States— USD $76 Billion
- 3. Jeff Bezos, United States — USD $73 Billion
- 4. Amancio Ortega, Spain — USD $72 Billion
- 5. Mark Zuckerberg, United States — USD $57 Billion(Facebook)