Facebook Inc. (FB) co-founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg is the wealthiest individual in the world under the age of 35, according to .
Zuckerberg’s wealth at the time the list was compiled stood at $56 billion. He leads by a big margin. Following Zuckerberg is Wal-Mart heir Lukas Walton, with an estimated net worth of $11.3 billion. Dustin Moskovitz, co-founder of Facebook, ranked fourth with an estimated net worth of $10.7 billion.Rich Folk Demographics
So how did they amass their fortunes? Seven out of ten on the list are self-made billionaires. The rest inherited or have fortunes that are a combination of self-made and inherited. Eight of them are from the U.S., and two are from China.
The richest — and the only — woman on the list is Huiyan Yang, the 34-year-old vice chairman of Chinese real estate developer Country Garden Holdings. She ranked fourth on the list overall with an estimated net worth of $9 billion.
Three Airbnb execs also made the list: co-founders Brian Chesky, Nathan Blecharczyk and Joe Gebbia. Each has an estimated net worth of $3.8 billion.
Here are the top 10 wealthiest individuals in the world under the age of 35.
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Source of Wealth
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