50 Richest Athletes in the World

Richest Athletes in the World!!!

Already retired or still playing, these athletes have garnered an impressive sum of wealth.

All of us have our favorites when it comes to sports. But, have you ever wondered how much they earn?

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Let’s put an end to that thought since we have compiled a list of the fifty richest athletes in the world.

Quick Overview

Name Net Worth
50. Tony Hulman $200 Million
49. Steve Young $200 Million
48. Sachin Tendulkar $200 Million
47. Oscar De La Hoya $200 Million
46. Niki Lauda $200 Million
45. Mario Lemieux $200 Million
44. Luol Deng $200 Million
43. John Madden $200 Million
42. Hakeem Olajuwon $200 Million
41. Derek Jeter $200 Million
40. David Robinson $200 Million
39. Connie Kalitta $200 Million
38. Serena Williams $210 Million
37. Dave Whelan $220 Million
36. Novak Djokovic $220 Million
35. Manny Pacquiao $220 Million
34. Wayne Gretzky $250 Million
33. Tom Brady $250 Million
32. Payton Manning $250 Million
31. Kimi Raikkonen $250 Million
30. Grant Hill $250 Million
29. Gary Player $250 Million
28. Fernando Alonso $260 Million
27. Lewis Hamilton $285 Million
26. Paul Caddick $300 Million
25. George Foreman $300 Million
24. Dale Earnhardt Jr $310 Million
23. Alex Rodriguez $350 Million
22. Vinnie Johnson $400 Million
21. The Rock $400 Million
20. Shaquille O’Neal $400 Million
19. Phil Mickelson $400 Million
18. Jack Nicklaus $400 Million
17. Greg Norman $400 Million
16. Roger Federer $450 Million
15. Floyd Mayweather $450 Million
14. David Beckham $450 Million
13. LeBron James $500 Million
12. Cristiano Ronaldo $500 Million
11. Roger Staubach $600 Million
10. Michael Schumacher $600 Million
9. Magic Johnson $600 Million
8. Lionel Messi $600 Million
7. Junior Bridgeman $600 Million
6. Eddie Jordan $600 Million
5. Tiger Woods $800 Million
4. Anna Kasprzak $1 Billion
3. Ion Tiriac $1.2 Billion
2. Vince McMahon $1.6 Billion
1. Michael Jordan $2.2 Billion

Richest Athlete in the World

All the detail and infromation is collected from verifed sources like Wikipedia and Forbes.

50. Tony Hulman George

His Net Worth is around $200 Million.

His full name is Anton Hulman “Tony” George.

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Tony Hulman George (Source: Wikipedia)

Date of Birth: December 30, 1959.

He is from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States.

He’s married to Fendrich Hulman.

Facts:

  • He is well known former CEO of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Hulman & Company.
  • Moreover, Hulman served the industry from 1989 to 2009.
  • He also founded the well-known Indy Racing League and also co-owned Vision Racing.

49. Steve Young

His Net Worth is around $200 Million.

His full name is Jon Steven Young.

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Steve Young (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: October 11, 1961.

He is from Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.

He is married to Barbara Graham.

Facts:

  • Young has an award for winning 3 Superballs with San Fransisco 49ers.
  • Moreover, Young is a well-known former professional American football quarterback who played in the National Football League for 15 seasons.

48. Sachin Tendulkar

His Net Worth is around $200 Million.

His full name is Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar.

Date of Birth: April 24, 1973.

He is from Mumbai, India.

Anjali Tendulkar is his wife.

Facts:

  • He served as the captain of the Indian Cricket national team.
  • Moreover, the first car that Sachin ever bought was a Maruti-800.
  • He considers his financial growth as the unconditional love of his fans and says that he is more than just the richest athlete in the world.
  • He is really fond of Watches and Perfumes.

47. Oscar De La Hoya

His Net Worth is around $200 Million.

Date of Birth: February 4, 1973.

He is from East Los Angeles, California, United States.

He’s been married to Millie Corretjer.

Facts:

  • He is a professional American Boxer.
  • Oscar has won a total of 39 fights out of 45.
  • He is finally making a comeback in 2021 and will be facing Vitor Belfort.

46. Niki Lauda

His Net Worth was around $200 Million.

His full name is Andreas Nikolaus Lauda.

Date of Birth: February 22, 1949.

Date of Death: May 20, 2019.

He is from Vienna, Austria. Birgit Wetzinger is his wife.

Facts:

  • He is a three-time Formula World Racing Champion.
  • Sadly, Niki died at the age of seventy because of Urea deposition in the Brain.

45. Mario Lemieux

His Net Worth is around $200 Million.

His full name is Mario Lemieux OC CQ.

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Mario Lemieux (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: October 5, 1965.

He is from Montreal, Canada, and is married to Nathalie Asselin.

Facts:

  • He is the winner of 5 Stanley Cups.
  • To this day, Mario in the only player to have his name on the Stanley Cup as both a player and an owner.
  • Mario is a Canadian former Ice Hockey Player.
  • Moreover, he is currently the chairman of the board of ICE hockey Canada.

44. Luol Deng

His Net Worth is around $200 Million.

His full name is Luol Ajou Deng OBE.

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Luol Deng  (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: April 16, 1985.

He is from Wau, South Sudan. Surprisingly, he is still single.

Facts:

  • He is a South Sudanese-British former professional basketball  player.
  • He has a total of 14.8 PTS, according to ESPN.
  • Likewise, he specializes in power forward and small forward in his team.

43. John Madden

His Net Worth is around $200 Million.

His full name is John Earl Madden.

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John Madden (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: April 10, 1936.

He is from Austin, Minnesota, United States.

Virginia Fields is his wife.

Facts:

  • He is a winner of SuperBowl XI.
  • He is a popular American Football Coach and Sportscaster.

42. Hakeem Olajuwon

His Net Worth is around $200 Million.

His full name is Hakeem Abdul Olajuwon.

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Hakeem Olajuwon (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: January 21, 1963.

He is from Lagos, Nigeria.

He is married to Dalia Asafi.

Facts:

  • He is the first Non-American Sportsman ever to win an MVP title in NBA.
  • Moreover, he is also the first Non-American Sportsman to win a defense title in NBA.

41. Derek Jeter

His Net Worth is around $200 Million.

His full name is Derek Sanderson Jeter.

Date of Birth: June 26, 1974.

He is from Pequannock Township, New Jersey, United States.

He is married to Hannah Jeter.

Facts:

  • He is an American former professional baseball player, businessman and baseball executive.
  • He is a 5 times World Series Champion in Baseball.
  • Similarly, he has two children named Story Grey Jeter, and Bella Raine Jeter.

40. David Robinson

His Net Worth is around $200 Million.

His full name is David Maurice Robinson.

Date of Birth: August 6, 1965.

He is from Key West, Florida, United States.

He is married to Valerie Robinson.

Facts:

  • However, Even after being a former American Basketball Player, he has also obtained 3 educational degrees.
  • He is a two-time Gold Medal Winner in the Olympics of 1992 and 1996.

39. Connie Kalitta

His Net Worth is around $200 Million.

His full name is Conrad “Connie” Kalitta.

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Connie Kalitta (Source:Kalitta Air)

Date of Birth: February 24, 1938.

He is from Michigan, United States.

He is married to Marianne McGee.

Facts:

  • He is a former Drag Racing Driver.
  • He lost his hearing ability of one ear and vision from one eye during an accident.
  • Moreover, he is now the owner of Kalitta Airways and also the owner of Kalitta Motorsports.

38. Serena Williams

Her Net Worth is around $210 Million.

Her full name is Serena Jameka Williams.

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Serena Williams (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: September 26, 1981.

She is from Saginaw, Michigan, United States.

She is married to Alexis Ohanian.

Facts:

  • She is a professional American Tennis player.
  • She is also the winner of the US Open, French Open, and Australian Open Competitions.
  • Moreover, She has won over 23 Grand Slams Single titles over the years.

37. Dave Whelan

His Net Worth is around $220 Million.

His full name is David Whelan.

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Date of Birth: November 24, 1936.

He is from Bradford, United Kingdom.

He was married to Patricia.

Facts:

36. Novak Djokovic

His Net Worth is around $220 Million.

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Date of Birth: May 22, 1987.

He is from Belgrade, Serbia.

He is married to Jelena Đoković.

Facts:

  • He is a world-renowned Lawn Tennis Player.
  • He is the winner of 85 Titles till now.
  • Moreover, he was voted as the no.1 tennis player of all time by Tennis Association Professionals.

35. Manny Pacquiao

His Net Worth is around $220 Million.

His full name is Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao Sr., CLH.

Date of Birth: December 17, 1978.

He is from Kibawe, Philippines.

He is married to Jinkee Pacquiao.

Facts:

  • He is the winner of 62 boxing matches out of 72.
  • He has won Welterweight, Light Weight, Featherweight, and a few other Boxing Belt titles.
  • Moreover, he has 4 children.
  • Pacquiao made about $160 million from a single fight against Floyd Mayweather.

34. Wayne Gretzky

His Net Worth is around $250 Million.

His full name is Wayne Douglas Gretzky CC.

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Wayne Gretzky (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: January 26, 1961.

He is from Brantford, Canada.

He is married to Janet Jones.

Facts:

  • He is a former Ice Hockey Player.
  • Wayne Gretzky 99 Award is named after him and is awarded to the most valuable player in the Ontario Hockey League playoffs.

33. Tom Brady

His Net Worth is around $250 Million.

His full name is Thomas Edward Patrick Brady Jr. 

Date of Birth: August 3, 1977.

He is from San Mateo, California, United States.

He is married to Gisele Bündchen.

Facts:

  • He is an American National Football League Player.
  • Currently, Tom plays for Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League.
  • He was also featured in the movie TED 2.

32. Payton Manning

His Net Worth is around $250 Million.

His full name is Peyton Williams Manning.

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Payton Manning (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: March 24, 1976.

He is from New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

He is married to Ashley Thompson.

Facts:

  • He is a quite popular former American Football player.
  • Peyton has played over 18 seasons of the National Football League.
  • Furthermore, he was the MVP of the Indianapolis Colts.

31. Kimi Raikkonen

His Net Worth is around $250 Million.

His full name is Kimi-Matias Räikkönen.

Date of Birth: October 17, 1979.

He is from Espoo, Finland.

He is married to Minttu Räikkönen.

Facts:

  • He has two children named Robin Räikkönen and Rianna Angelia Milana Räikkönen.
  • He is called the “iceman” of the Formula One Alfa Romeo Racing competition.

30. Grant Hill

His Net Worth is around $250 Million.

His full name is Grant Henry Hill.

Date of Birth: October 5, 1972.

He is from Dallas, Texas, United States.

He is married to Tamia.

Facts:

  • He is a former Professional American Basketball Player.
  • He graduated from prestigious Duke University (1990–1994).

29. Gary Player

His Net Worth is around $250 Million.

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Gary Player (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: November 1, 1935.

He is from Johannesburg, South Africa

He was married to Vivienne Verwey, who passed away in 2021.

Facts:

  • He is a massively popular golfer from South Africa.
  • He has won over 9 different championship awards throughout his career.

28. Fernando Alonso

His Net Worth is around $260 Million.

His full name is Fernando Alonso Díaz.

Date of Birth: July 29, 1981.

He is from Oviedo, Spain.

He was married to Raquel del Rosario (2006–2011)

Facts:

  • He currently drives for Alpine F1 Team.
  • Moreover, the animated movie Cars 2 even featured Fernando along with the other Grand Prix drivers.

27. Lewis Hamilton

His Net Worth is around $285 Million.

His full name is Sir Lewis Carl Davidson Hamilton.

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Lewis Hamilton (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: January 7, 1985.

He is from Stevenage, United Kingdom.

Lewis is currently single.

Facts:

  • He is a British Formula One Racing Driver.
  • As of 2021, he has over 99 Wins.
  • He was awarded Knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II.
  • He has over 23.5 Million Instagram Followers.

26. Paul Caddick

His Net Worth is around $300 Million.

His full name is Paul Caddick.

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Paul Caddick(Source:bornrich.org)

Date of Birth: July 1950

He is from Castleford, United Kingdom.

He is currently single.

Facts:

  • He is a former Rugby player who was forced to leave the sports industry in 1980.
  • However, Paul is now a successful British Businessman with a Civil Engineering business established in 1979.

25. George Foreman

His Net Worth is around $300 Million.

His full name is George Edward Foreman.

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George Foreman (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: January 10, 1949.

He is from Marshall, Texas, United States.

He is married to Mary Joan Martelly.

Facts:

  • He is a former Professional American Boxer. Foreman was nicknamed “Big George.”
  • He is a two-time Boxing World Heavyweight Champion and has also won the Olympic Gold Medal for America.

24. Dale Earnhardt Jr.

His Net Worth is around $310 Million.

His full name is Ralph Dale Earnhardt Jr.

Date of Birth: October 10, 1974.

He is from Kannapolis, North Carolina, United States.

He is married to Amy Reimann.

Facts:

  • He is said to be a semi-retired Professional Car Racing Driver.
  • He is also a Team owner and an Analyst for a NASCAR Company on NBC.

23. Alex Rodriguez

His Net Worth is around $350 Million.

His full name is Alexander Emmanuel Rodriguez.

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Alex Rodriguez (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: July 27, 1975.

He is from Washington Heights, New York, United States.

He was married to Cynthia Scurtis.

Facts:

  • He is a former Professional Baseball Player.
  • Alex believes in Philanthropy and has donated a chunk of his fortune towards charity.
  • Moreover, he has two children named Natasha Alexander Rodriguez and Ella Alexander Rodriguez.

22. Vinnie Johnson

His Net Worth is around $400 Million.

His full name is Vincent Johnson.

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Vinnie Johnson (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: September 1, 1956.

Originally, he is from Brooklyn, New York, United States

He is currently single.

Facts:

  • He is a former Professional Basketball Player.
  • Moreover, Vinne is now a chairman of the Piston Group and Chief Executive Officer.

21. Dwayne The Rock Johnson

His Net Worth is around $400 Million.

His full name is Dwayne Douglas Johnson.

Date of Birth: May 2, 1972

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Dwayne Johnson (Source:Creativecommons.org)

He is from Hayward, California, United States

He is married to Lauren Hashian.

Facts:

  • He is a retired Professional WWE Wrestler.
  • Surprisingly, he is also an Actor, Producer, and successful businessman.
  • He has 3 children named Simone Alexandra Johnson, Jasmine Johnson, and Tiana Gia Johnson.

20. Shaquille O’Neal

His Net Worth is around $400 Million.

His full name is Shaquille Rashaun O’Neal.

Date of Birth: March 6, 1972

He is from Newark, New Jersey, United States.

He was married to Shaunie O’Neal (m. 2002–2011).

Facts:

  • He is commonly called “Shaq.”
  • He is a popular and professional former Basketball Player.
  • Surprisingly, he has 6 children named Shareef O’Neal, Shaqir O’Neal, Tahirah O’Neal, Myles B. O’Neal, Me’arah O’Neal, and Amirah O’Neal.

19. Phil Mickelson

His Net Worth is around $400 Million.

His full name is Philip Alfred Mickelson.

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Phil Mickelson (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: June 16, 1970

Originally, he is from San Diego, California, United States.

He is married to Amy Mickelson.

Facts:

  • He is a world-renowned American Golfer.
  • Paul has won over 7 Major Golf Championships and over 44 events.
  • He has 3 children named Evan Samuel Mickelson, Amanda Brynn Mickelson, and Sophia Isabel Mickelson.

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18. Jack Nicklaus

His Net Worth is around $400 Million.

His full name is Jack William Nicklaus.

Date of Birth: January 21, 1940.

He is from Columbus, Ohio, United States.

He is married to Barbara Nicklaus.

Facts:

  • He is a professional Retired Golfer from the United States.
  • He is also known as “The Golden Bear”(A name given to him by his supporters).
  • Surprisingly, he has a grandchild named Gary G.T. Nicklaus Jr.

17. Greg Norman

His Net Worth is around $400 Million.

His full name is Gregory John Norman AO.

Date of Birth: February 10, 1955.

He is from Mount Isa, Australia.

He is married to Kirsten Kutner.

Facts:

  • He is also a retired Australian Golfer.
  • He has a total of 88 Professional wins throughout his career.
  • Moreover, he was the no.1 Golfer in the World between 1980s and 1990s.

16. Roger Federer

His Net Worth is around $450 Million.

His full name is Roger Federer.

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Roger Federer (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: August 8, 1981.

He is from Basel, Switzerland.

He is married to Mirka Federer.

Facts:

  • He is a professional Swiss Tennis Player and was ranked as no.9 as the Best Tennis Player in the World.
  • He has won a total of 8 titles till now.
  • Moreover, he has 4 children named Myla Rose Federer, Lenny Federer, Leo Federer, and  Charlene Riva Federer.

15. Floyd Mayweather.

His Net Worth is around $450 Million.

His full name is Floyd Joy Mayweather Jr.

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Floyd Mayweather (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: February 24, 1977.

Originally, he is from Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States.

Facts:

  • He is a very controversial yet so popular former American Professional Boxer.
  • Shockingly, he has a record of winning a total of 50 fights out of 50.
  • Moreover, he has a grandchild named Kentrell Gaulden Jr.

14. David Beckham

His Net Worth is around $450 Million.

His full name is David Robert, Joseph Beckham.

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David Beckham (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: May 2, 1975.

He is from Whipps Cross, London, United Kingdom.

He is married to Victoria Beckham.

Facts:

  • He is the legendary former British Footballer.
  • Moreover, David is the Co-owner of Salford City FC.
  • He has 4 children namely Brooklyn Beckham, Romeo James Beckham, Harper Seven Beckham, and Cruz Beckham.

13. LeBron James

His Net Worth is around $500 Million.

His full name is LeBron Raymone James Sr.

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LeBron James (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: December 30, 1984.

He is from Akron, Ohio, United States.

He is married to Savannah Brinson.

Facts:

  • He is a massively popular American Professional Basketball Player.
  • He was recently featured in the movie named Space Jam: A New Legacy.
  • Certainly, his Sponsorships and Castings make him one of the richest athletes in the world.
  • Moreover, he has 3 children named Bronny James, Bryce Maximus James, and Zhuri James.

12. Cristiano Ronaldo

His Net Worth is around $500 Million.

His full name is Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro GOIH ComM.

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Cristiano Ronaldo (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: February 5, 1985.

Originally, he is from Funchal, Portugal.

He is married to Georgina Rodríguez.

Facts:

  • He is a professional Portuguese Soccer player.
  • He recently transferred to Manchester United Football Club from Juventus Football Club.
  • Moreover, he has 4 children named Cristiano Ronaldo Jr., Alana Martina dos Santos Aveiro, Eva Maria Dos Santos, and Mateo Ronaldo.

11. Roger Staubach

His Net Worth is around $600 Million.

His full name is Roger Thomas Staubach.

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Roger Staubach (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: February 5, 1942.

He is from Cincinnati, Ohio, United States.

He is married to Marianne Staubach.

Facts:

  • He is a former American football player.
  • He graduated from United States Naval Academy.
  • Fans also call him “Captian America” and “Captian Comeback.”

10. Michael Schumacher

His Net Worth is around $600 Million.

His full name is Michael Schumacher.

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Michael Schumacher (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: January 3, 1969.

Originally, he is from Hürth, Germany.

He is married to Corinna Schumacher.

Facts:

  • He is a former German Formula One Racer.
  • Moreover, he has two children named  Mick Schumacher and Gina-Maria Schumacher.

9. Magic Johnson

His Net Worth is around $600 Million.

His full name is Earvin “Magic” Johnson Jr.

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Magic Johnson (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: August 14, 1959.

He is from Lansing, Michigan, United States

Moreover, he is married to Cookie Johnson.

Facts:

  • He is a popular Professional Former Basketball Player.
  • Shockingly, Magic is 5 times NBA Champion and 3 Times Most Valuable NBA Player.
  • He has 3 children named EJ Johnson, Andre Johnson, and Elisa Johnson.

8. Lionel Messi

His Net Worth is around $600 Million.

His full name is Lionel Andrés Messi.

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Lionel Messi (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: June 24, 1987.

He is from Rosario, Argentina.

He is married to Antonela Roccuzzo.

Facts:

  • He is a top-rated Argentine Football player.
  • He previously played for Barcelona FC.
  • However, he took transferred from Barcelona FC to Paris Saint-Germain FC in 2021.
  • Messi has won over 25 + titles till now.
  • Moreover, he has 3 sons named Thiago Messi, Ciro Messi Roccuzzo, and Mateo Messi.

7. Junior Bridgeman

His Net Worth is around $600 Million.

His full name is Ulysses Lee “Junior” Bridgeman.

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Junior Bridgeman(Source: Slamonline)

Date of Birth: September 17, 1953.

Originally, he is from East Chicago, Indiana, United States.

He is married to Doris Griffith.

Facts:

  • He is a former Basketball Player from the United States.
  • Moreover, he has 3 children named  Eden Bridgeman, Justin Bridgeman, and Ryan Bridgeman.

6. Eddie Jordan

His Net Worth is around $600 Million.

His full name is Edmund Patrick Jordan.

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Eddie Jordan(Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: March 30, 1948.

He is from Dublin, Ireland.

Marie Jordan is his wife.

Facts:

  • As an athlete, he is a Former Motorsport racer and also a Motorsport team owner.
  • He was able to win the Irish Kart Championship in 1971.
  • Moreover, he has 4 children named Zoe Jordan, Miki Jordan, Kyle Jordan, and Zak Jordan.

5. Tiger Woods

His Net Worth is around $800 Million.

His full name is Eldrick Tont “Tiger” Woods.

Date of Birth: December 30, 1975.

Originally, he is from Cypress, California, United States.

Elin Nordegren is his wife.

Facts:

  • He is an American professional golfer.
  • Moreover, he has a personal Caddy named Joe LaCava.
  • Tiger has 3 children named  Charlie Axel Woods and Sam Alexis Woods.

4. Anna Kasprzak

Her Net Worth is around $1 Billion.

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Anna Kasprzak (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: December 8, 1989.

Similarly, she is from Greven, Germany.

She is currently single.

Facts:

  • She is a Danish dressage rider.
  • She is the First Female Olympian to have a worth of $1 billion.
  • Moreover, she is from team Denmark.
  • She owns a majority stake in Danish Shoe Manufacturer, ECCO.

3. Ion Tiriac

Ion Tiriac Net Worth is around $1.2 Billion.

His full name is Ion Tiriac.

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Ion Tiriac (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: May 9, 1939.

He is from Brașov, Romania.

He was married to Erika Brandt (1963–1965).

Fans also called him “Brasov Bulldozer.”

Facts:

  • He is a Romanian businessman and former professioanl Ice Hockey and Tennis player.
  • However, after leaving Tennis, he pursued Business as his major career.
  • Moreover, he has 3 children Ioana Natalia Ţiriac, Ion Ţiriac jr. and Karim Mihai Ţiriac.

2. Vince McMahon

Vince McMahon’s net worth is a whopping $1.6 Billion.

His full name is Vincent Kennedy McMahon.

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Vince McMahon (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: August 24, 1945.

Originally, he is from Pinehurst, North Carolina, United States.

Linda McMahon is his wife.

Facts:

  • He is an American professioal wrestler promoter, commentator, film producer and occasional wrestler.
  • He is the Owner and CEO of WWE.
  • Vince is also the founder and chairman of Alpha Entertainment.
  • Furthermore, he has two children Stephanie McMahon and Shane McMahon.

1. Michael Jordan

He has an astonishing Net Worth of around $2.2 Billion.

His full name is Michael Jeffrey Jordan.

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Michael Jordan (Source:Creativecommons.org)

Date of Birth: February 17, 1963

He is from Brooklyn, New York, United States.

He’s been married to Yvette Prieto.

Facts:

  • He is a former American Basketball player.
  • He is the Richest Athlete in the world.
  • Lastly, he is the first player in the NBA to become a majority owner of the NBA Team.

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