MacKenzie Bezos is a novelist and philanthropist who's passionate about anti-bullying campaigns. She married Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon and the richest man in the world, in 1993. They were the richest couple in the world with a combined net worth of just under $114 billion. The pair divorced in April of 2019, and Tuttle walked away with a $35 billion divorce settlement, which made her the third-richest woman in the world.
Melinda Gates is an American philanthropist and former general manager at Microsoft. She co-founded the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which enhances global healthcare and aims to relieve poverty. Her husband, Bill Gates, is the founder of the Microsoft Corporation and has a net worth of $103.7 billion, making him the second-richest man in the world.
Hélène Mercier is a Canadian concert pianist and has been awarded the Order of Arts and Letters, a French decoration for those who have contributed to the influence of arts in France. She's been married to Bernard Arnault, a French business magnate and art collector, since 1991. Together, the pair has a net worth of a whopping $95.6 billion dollars.
Astrid Menks started out as a manager at a French Cafe in Nebraska before she ever met Warren Buffet, the American business magnate, philanthropist, and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. Menks and Buffet met through Buffet's first wife, Susan, and had an almost 30-year-long affair before Susan's death. The pair were married in 2006 and has a combined net worth of $85.4 billion.
Flora Pérez Marcote
Flora Marcote used to work at her husband's company, the Inditex fashion group, and currently holds a board position. Her husband, Amancio Ortega, established the fashion group responsible for Zara clothing after learning to make clothes by hand. Together, he and his wife of 18 years have amassed an impressive $67.7 billion.
Priscilla Chan is the wife of the infamous Mark Zuckerberg, the co-founder of Facebook. Priscilla Chan is successful in her own right because she is a pediatrician and philanthropist. Together the couple created the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, which donates 99% of the couple's Facebook shares (valued at a whopping $55billion!). Chan and Zuckerberg have been married since 2012 and have a combined net worth of $67.4 billion.
Nita Ambani is the elegant wife of Mukesh Ambani, who's an Indian businessman, engineer, and chairman of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL). RIL is a Fortune Global 500 company and India's most valuable company. Nita is the chairperson and founder of the Reliance Foundation and the executive director of Reliance Industries. The pair have been married since 1985 and collected a total net worth of $58.4 billion.
Lucinda Southworth's husband is Larry Page, the co-founder of Google, but Southworth is also an amazingly successful person on her own. She has her Ph.D. in Biomedical Informatics from Stanford University and is currently a research scientist. The pair, who married in 2007, has donated $15 million to relief efforts against the Ebola virus outbreak in 2013. Together, the couple has a net worth of $54 billion.
Sergey Brin is the other co-founder of Google, but his marriage didn't last past 2015. His ex-wife, Anne Wojcicki, stood behind him in support for eight years, but she's also managed to build a name for herself. Wojcicki is the co-founder and CEO of 23andMe, the popular personal genomics company. While they were together, the couple had an estimated net worth of $40 billion.
Meet the first husband behind a billionaire wife on this list! Jean-Pierre Meyers is the CEO at Tethys SCA and is on the board of L'Oréal. His wife since 1984, Françoise Bettencourt Meyers, is the French heiress to the L'Oréal empire, has authored Bible commentaries, and is an activist dedicated to bettering Jewish-Christian relations. Françoise became the richest woman in the world when her mother died in 2017, and currently has a net worth of $53.2 billion.
Liz Koch is the elusive and intelligent wife of Charles Koch, the co-owner of Koch Industries. Liz Koch rarely grants interviews, but we do know that she's a charitable person and loves helping. She even helped create a new $3.75 million maker space at Wichita State University, which provides high-tech equipment and design space for inventors. Together, they live comfortable and private lives on their $51.8 billion fortune and have been enjoying a lovely 47 years of marriage.
Julia Flesher is married to the other co-owner of Koch Industries, David Koch. The pair married in 1996 and are still madly in love to this day. She's currently a housewife but used to work as an assistant to the dress designer Adolfo Dominguez. She also has a degree from the University of Central Arkansas. Just like Charles and Liz Koch, this couple is living the high life with a net worth of $51.8 billion.
Connie Snyder is an American philanthropist and is a trustee of the University of Oregon. She is also a children's advocate and co-founded the Ballmer Group, which supports American families struggling with poverty. Her lucky husband of 29 years is Steve Ballmer, who was the CEO of Microsoft and the current owner of the Los Angeles Clippers basketball team. He is also a philanthropist and has donated more than $100 million dollars to various organizations since 2014. Together, the couple has a net worth of $45.3 billion.
Miriam Adelson is an Israeli-American philanthropist and has a medical degree from Tel Aviv University's Sackler Medical School, eventually becoming the chief internist in an emergency room. She met her current husband, Sheldon Adelson, while studying drug addiction at Rockefeller University. The pair married in 1991 and went on to open the Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Research Clinic in Las Vegas. Her husband is an American business magnate and founder of the Las Vegas Sands Corporation. Together, the couple enjoys a net worth of $33.5 billion.
Jerry Hall is an American model and actress and appeared in productions such as the 1989 Batman, the TV series The Detectives, and various theatre shows. She married Rupert Murdoch, an Australian-born American media mogul who founded News Corporation, in 2016. With a combined net worth of $21.3 billion, the couple manages to live a lavish and quiet life out of the spotlight.
Mellody Hobson is a businesswoman, co-CEO of Ariel Investments, and the former chairwoman of DreamWorks Animation. Her husband is the famous George Lucas, creator of the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises. The power couple has been married since 2013 and is considered important figures of the 20th-century New Hollywood movement. Over the span of both of their successful careers, the couple has gained an astonishing $6.2 billion.
Stedman Graham is an American educator, author, and businessman who created Athletes Against Drugs, which has awarded more than $1.5 million in scholarships since being founded in 1985. He's also the only one on this list who hasn't been married. His partner of 33 years is Oprah Winfrey (yes, THE Oprah), and the couple has decided to have a spiritual union rather than a legal one. Oprah's net worth is a whopping $2.6 billion, and Graham has a respectable net worth of $10 million.
Yes, we know that Beyoncé is a superstar who doesn't need a man to support her. However, Jay-Z still makes more money than she does (we'll let you form your own opinions on that one). They married in 2008 and together, the couple became some of the biggest American music stars and have a combined $1.4 billion net worth. Jay-Z contributed $1 billion, but Beyoncé's $440 million fortune is nothing to scoff at, either.
You might have heard of Jessica Seinfeld already. After all, she married the American comedy legend Jerry Seinfeld in 1999, who starred in his self-titled sitcom. Jessica is an author and philanthropist who has written four cookbooks and is the founder of GOOD+ Foundation, which provides essential items for families in need in New York City. She used to work in public relations for Tommy Hilfiger, so she is capable of taking care of herself. Still, the couple's $950 million net worth is mostly due to Jerry.
Miranda Kerr met her husband Evan Spiegel in 2014. She’s an established supermodel and Victoria’s Secret angel and he's the CEO of Snapchat—a mobile messaging app that’s received overwhelming popularity. Spiegel’s net worth is more than $3.4 billion and Kerr’s is more than $45 million. Together, they’re an influential (and extremely wealthy) power couple.
Former Olympic swimmer Charlene Wittstock didn’t hesitate to trade her Olympic medals for a tiara. In 2010, she announced her engagement to Prince Albert and became Charlene, Princess of Monaco. In addition to a royal title, she also inherited her husband’s $1 billion fortune. Together, they enjoy their lavish wealth, luxurious lifestyle, and impressive palace.
Melania Knauss, who’s now known as Melania Trump, is married to business tycoon and current President of the United States, Donald Trump. He’s the first billionaire president and has an estimated net worth of $3.7 billion. Before their marriage, Melania was focused on her modeling career. Since then, she’s evolved from model to first lady. She has a net worth of $50 million and a prenuptial agreement with Donald that guarantees him the ownership of his respective assets should their marriage fail.
Retired American actress Kate Capshaw has been married to her husband, Steven Spielberg, since 1991. The extremely successful filmmaker is the highest-grossing director of all time. He’s worth $3.6 billion. And fittingly, they met when Spielberg first cast her in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom. 28 years later and they’re still married!
Diane von Furstenberg
Diane von Furstenberg is a fashion designer best known for her invention of the wrap dress. This not only launched her career, but made her a fashion icon. She has a net worth of $1.2 billion and has expanded her wealth through marriage. In 2001, she wed Barry Diller—whose net worth is approximately $4 billion. He’s made his fortune as the founder of InterActiveCorp, the senior executive of Expedia Group, and the creator of Fox and USA Broadcasting.
Before meeting Prince Harry in July of 2016, Meghan Markle was an American actress and lifestyle blogger with a net worth of approximately $5 million. After she assumed the title of Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, she retired from acting and began focusing on her role as a member of the British royal family—whose total fortune is worth $88 billion. Her husband’s net worth is an estimated $40 million, which is an impressive amount of money as well.
Alexis Ohanian is an entrepreneur and investor who’s worth $9 million. He’s made his fortune as the co-founder and executive chairman of Reddit, the social news website. Although this a hefty amount of money, it shies in comparison to the net worth of his wife, Serena Williams. The record-breaking professional tennis player has made more than $180 million throughout her 23-year career.
Amal Alamuddin, who’s a qualified lawyer and professor, has a net worth of $10 million. Her life changed (and her wealth increased) when she married George Clooney in 2014. The American actor, director, producer, and filmmaker has won three Golden Globe awards and two Academy Awards during his career. His success has made him a total net worth of $500 million—yes, half a billion dollars.
In 2009, Australian model and actress Kristy Hinze married James H. Clark. This entrepreneur and computer scientist has founded several successful Silicon Valley technology companies during his career, making him a billionaire. He’s earned more than $2.1 billion, which the couple enjoys. They spend the majority of their time yachting—must be rough!
Sofia's husband Daniel Ek is the founder of Spotify—a music streaming service that has more than 180 million users. This self-made billionaire is worth an estimated $2 billion. Their extravagant wedding made headlines because Chris Rock was the marriage officiant, Bruno Mars was the entertainment, and Mark Zuckerberg was in attendance.
Although the net worth of Melani Lowman-Walton is unknown, the combined net worth of her and husband Rob Walton is an estimated $45.4 billion. Rob Walton, an heir to the fortune of Walmart, is the eldest son of Walmart founder Sam Walton. The couple is actively involved in philanthropic endeavors, especially the Rob and Melani Walton Foundation—which strives to provide grants to partners that are aiming for a greater impact.
Cari Tuna Moskovitz
Dustin Moskovitz, one of the world’s youngest self-made billionaires, is worth $11.6 billion. He co-founded Facebook and served as the company’s CTO and VP of Engineering until 2008. He went on to co-found another company, Asana, which builds software. He and his wife Cari Tuna Moskovitz are the youngest couple to sign the Giving Pledge, a philanthropic campaign founded by Bill Gates and Warren Buffet. They’ve also founded Good Ventures, their own philanthropic organization. Cari oversees the foundation’s operations.
Michael Dell, Chairman and CEO of Dell Technologies, married Susan Dell in 1989. Michael’s net worth is an estimated $32.3 billion. He decided to merge Dell with EMC in 2016, which was a smart move to make, financially speaking. When he’s not working for his company, he and Susan are managing their philanthropic foundation—the Michael and Susan Dell Foundation. They support many different causes that are near and dear to their hearts. They’ve donated more than $2 billion to philanthropic organizations.
Michelle Lieberman is a successful practicing physician who married Daniel Lubetzky in 2008. Lubetzky has always been a businessman, but in 2004, he became the founder and executive chairman of his own company—KIND. KIND advocates for social change. Not only are KIND bars a healthier snack option, but they are a reminder to be kind and empathetic. Lubetzky is a loving father, a genuine husband, and a humble entrepreneur (that’s worth $1.1 billion).
Kathleen Gawthrop, better known as Kathleen “Kit” Palmer, was married to Arnold Palmer, who passed away in 2016. He was a beloved man and golfer who greatly impacted the sports world. He was worth more than $1.4 billion, but Kit remembers him for his character, not his wealth.
Jorge Paulo Lemann has an estimated net worth of $24.6 billion. The Brazilian businessman’s investment company, 3G Capital, has invested in big-name companies like Kraft, Heinz, Burger King, Anheuser Busch, and more. Although he has multiple business partners and business ventures, he makes time for his wife, Susanna Lemann, and family. They keep their personal life private and spend the majority of their time between Sao Paulo and St. Louis.
Jan Klatten is the husband of heiress Susanne Quandt Klatten. Susanne owns percentages of BMW, Rolls-Royce, and Altana, a chemical company. She is worth 19.1 billion dollars, making her one of the richest women in the world. She met Jan while working an internship with BMW. He was working as an engineer and she quickly fell for him. They married in 1990. They have three children together and spend the majority of their time in Munich.
Patricia Ann Quillin
Reed Hastings is the co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Netflix. And it shouldn’t be surprising that his net worth is $3.3 billion. The success of Netflix is enormous. His wife, Patricia Ann Quillin, enjoys the company’s success. When they’re not working, the couple enjoys raising two children, multiple chickens, four shelter dogs, and two goats. They also volunteer their time and money to various philanthropic organizations. And they love to Netflix and chill—obviously.
Johnelle Hunt, wife of late husband Johnnie Bryan (J.B.) Hunt, is worth $3 billion. She helped her husband build the trucking company J.B. Hunt Transport in the 1960s and it’s evolved into a transportation and logistics company based out of Arkansas. They employ more than 24,000 employees and make a net income of approximately $686 million. She still lives in Arkansas and has two children.
Barbara Dalio is the wife of Ray Dalio. Dalio is the founder of the world’s largest hedge fund firm, Bridgewater Associates. Although he grew up in a middle class family, he’s now worth more than $18.4 billion. He and Barbara have been married since 1976 and have four sons. They’re active philanthropists and have dedicated the majority of their wealth through Dalio Philanthropies.
Tamiko Bolton made headlines when she began dating billionaire George Soros—and not because of his wealth. He was 41 years older than Bolton and many wondered if age really was just a number. Regardless of their age difference, the couple has been happily married since 2013. Their $8.3 billion fortune is thanks to Soros’ success as a hedge fund tycoon.
Salma Hayek is best known for her career as an actress, but many don’t know that she’s married to a billionaire. Her husband of more than 10 years, Francois-Henri Pinault, is the CEO and chairman of Kering—an international group that includes Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Balenciaga, and other luxurious brands. Although Hayek has made more than $115 million during her career in Hollywood, Pinault is worth $30.7 billion.
Here we have the first true celebrity on our list. Michael Jordan, the legendary basketball player, has been married twice. Yvette Prieto is his current wife and is a Cuban-American model. The beautiful couple married on Christmas in 2011 and have beautiful twin daughters. Not to mention they're living the good life on the couple's combined net worth of $1.9 billion.
Lynne McNabb Walton
Being the son of Sam Walton pays off—literally. Jim Walton is the third child of the Walmart co-founder and has inherited quite a fortune. He and his wife, Lynne McNabb Walton, have four children. Jim serves on the Strategic Planning and Finance committee for Walmart is also on the Walmart Board of Directors. In October of 2019, he had an estimated $51.6 billion and was ranked as the 10th richest American, according to Forbes.
Ricky Lauren has been married to Ralph Lauren, the American fashion designer and businessman, since 1964. When they met and married, he was working as a sales assistant for a tie company. He went on to create his namesake company, where he serves as Executive Chairman. He’s worth $6.3 billion. When the couple isn’t spending time with one another, Ricky writes, studies photography, and works as a psychotherapist.
In 1964, businessman and philanthropist Phil Knight founded the sportswear company Nike. Although he no longer serves as the chairman or CEO of the company, he still enjoys the money he’s made. He married his wife, Penny Knight, in 1968, and they’ve been together ever since. They live in La Quinta, California and enjoy his $35.9 billion.
Like many fast food companies, Chick-fil-A has been wildly successful. Founded by S. Truett Cathy in 1946, the company is worth a small fortune. When Cathy passed away in 2014, his sons Dan and Bubba Cathy became the company’s CEO and Executive Vice President. Dan, the CEO, is married to Rhonda Palmer, and is worth $5.7 billion. They live on a farm in Atlanta and enjoy spending time with their two sons, Andrew and Ross.
Thanks to her grandmother Estee Lauder, Jane Lauder is worth $4.3 billion. She joined the Estee Lauder company in 1996 and currently runs the Clinique branch. She married her husband Kevin Warsh in 2002 after meeting him at Stanford. Warsh worked is a former governor of the U.S. Federal Reserve System. He recently joined a forum that provides policy advice on economic issues. They reside in Manhattan.
Elizabeth Morey Blecharczyk
Elizabeth Morey Blecharczyk is the wife of Nathan Blecharczyk, the co-founder of the home rental company Airbnb. The $4.2 billion dollar businessman married Elizabeth and they now have two children together. He serves as the Chief Strategy Officer for his company and she works as a neonatologist. The young couple lives in San Francisco, California, where they are committed to their family and philanthropy.
Although Bobby Murphy is a co-founder of the popular social media app, Snapchat, he keeps his personal life very private. He’s worth $3.6 billion at only 31 years of age. He and his wife, Kelsey Bateman, met at Stanford University. The couple is super private (we couldn't even find a good picture of her!); her career path has yet to be revealed, but we can assume she’s successful—especially after earning a degree at a school as prestigious as Stanford.
Marilyn Hawrys Simons
Marilyn Hawrys Simons is the wife of James Simons, who’s a hedge fund billionaire. He’s worth $21.6 billion, thanks to Renaissance Technologies. Marilyn met her husband at Stony Brook University, where they fell for one another. They’ve been married since 1977. Despite the financial fortune they share, Marilyn is still extremely humble. In 1994, she became the president of The Simons Foundation. She’s passionate about funding math and science research and gives a lot of her time and focus to philanthropic endeavors.