Looking for baby names, or simply wondering what the most popular names for billionaires are?
One name that might come to your mind is “Bill”, obviously. Microsoft founder Bill Gates is the richest man in the world with a net worth of $79.2 billion. But his name is not among the most popular ones for the ultra rich category. And how about Carlos, referring to Mexican telecoms mogul Carlos Slim? Also not in the top position of the chart.
Approved Index, a UK-based business-networking group, made the calculation based on Forbes’ 2015 billionaire list, using this week’s data.
Numbers of billionaires with than name: 32.
Famous billionaire Johns include hedge fund manager John Paulson who has a net worth of $11.2 billion.
Number of billionaires with that name: 27.
Music mogul and philanthropist David Geffen is perhaps one of the more well-known Davids in the entertainment business. He has a net work of about $6.9 billion.
Number of billonaires with that name: 25.
Perhaps the most well-known is Michael Bloomberg.The former New York City mayor and owner of the financial news and information company Bloomberg is estimated to be currently worth $37.1 billion.
Number of billionaires with that name: 25.
China’s fourth-richest man is Wang Jianlin with a net worth around $34.6 billion. Forbes estimates that there are about 400 billionaires in China only.
Number of billionaires with that number: 20.
Robert Duggan is worth 3.4 billion. He became a billionaire in 2013 thanks to the surprising success of Imbruvica, a potent treatment for chronic lymphocytic leukemia that continues to buoy Pharmacyclics’ stock.
This article is based on a Business Insider article you can find here.