It is widely believed that the wives of billionaires — is a long-legged beauty who just do what go to beauty salons and parties. But is it really?
Likestory.net decided to dispel the myths that are tightly shrouded in the image of lady billionaire.
Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan
State Mark Zuckerberg on the November 2016 — more than 50 billion dollars. With his future wife, mark met while studying at Harvard. She has always supported his endeavors and believed in the success of the idea of creating social networks. They married on may 19, 2012, staging a small ceremony in the backyard of his home. And on December 2, 2015 from Mark and Priscilla’s daughter was born.
Warren Buffett and Astrid Menks
Warren Buffett is one of the most famous investors. Its November 2016 — more than $ 70 billion. With Astrid, he met 70 years, then she worked as a waitress. The age difference between lovers of 16 years. That’s what love is for all ages.
Bill and Melinda gates
The state of bill gates on the November 2016 — more than 80 billion dollars. With his wife bill met in the late 80es at a conference of “Microsoft”. She was a member of the company. The lovers got married in 1994. Now bill and Melinda have three children. And the couple founded the largest charitable Foundation.
Larry Page and Lucinda Southworth
Larry page — founder of Google. Its November 2016 — more than 30 billion dollars. About his wife who was younger than Larry for 7 years, little is known — she tries to hide from public attention. It is known that the marriage was entered into only after a few months.
Jeff and Mackenzie Bezos
Jeff Bezos — founder of Amazon. Its November 2016 — more than 60 billion dollars. He met his future wife in 1992. As told to Mackenzie in an interview with American Vogue: “Our offices were close, all day I heard his amazing laugh. How could you not fall in love?” A year later they were married, now the couple already have four children.
Richard and Joan Branson
As the founder of the Virgin Group in November 2016 — $ 5 billion. Future husband Richard met in an antique shop, and then, despite her marriage, cared for her during the year. As a result, she left her husband and moved to the persistent admirer. The couple has two children — daughter Holly and son Sam.
Amancio Ortega and Flora Perez Marcote
As the founder of the largest fashion group Inditex, which unites the brands Zara, Massimo Dutti, Pull & Bear, Stradivarius, Bershka, Oysho, Uterque and Lefties, on the November 2016 — more than $ 70 billion. Flora has long worked as a Secretary Amancio, and in 2001 they married.
Stefan and Caroline Persson
The state Chairman of the Board of Directors H&M for November 2016 — almost $ 20 billion. His wife Carolyn is absolutely not a secular person. Sam Persson is trying to have his name did not appear in the press and on the Internet. It is known that the couple has three children and they live a quite simple life with no frills.
Bernard Arnault and Helene Mercier
The state of the owner of the fashion house Dior, Givenchy, Selin, Lacroix, Kenzo, Guerlain, Sefora, Hennessy, Moet & Chandon, Dom Perignon, Pommery, Veuve Clicquot and Krug on the November 2016 — more than 30 billion dollars. With his wife, they were bound music: Bernard loves to listen to classical compositions, and Helen is a professional pianist. The pair married in 1991. The couple have five children — two from his first marriage, Bernard and three sons who gave birth to Helen.
Michael and Susan Dell
The condition of Michael on the November 2016 — more than 20 billion dollars. With his future wife he met on a blind date. Susan was a professional athlete and even participated in one of the world Championships in triathlon. Statuesque blonde who swam equally fast, twisted pedal bike and ran, conquered Della. Now the couple are raising four children.
Michael Bloomberg and Diana Taylor
Michael Bloomberg — politician, businessman and former mayor of new York. Its November 2016 — more than $ 40 billion. With first wife he divorced, and Diana is in a civil Union since 2000. The pair has repeatedly stated that it sees no point in the official registration of marriage.
David and Julia Koch
David Koch is the owner of the Corporation, which is engaged in production, trade, investment, oil refining, chemical manufacturing, synthetic fibers and plastics. Its November 2016 — more than $ 40 billion. They were married 20 years ago and now have three children. Julia rarely appears in public and devotes his time to his family and charitable Foundation Koch.