Billionaire Duke of Westminster dies at 64
British billionaire Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor, one of the world’s richest people, died on August 9. The 64-year-old Duke of Westminster died at a hospital in Lancashire, northwest England, a spokesperson for his estate said. He had been taken there from his sprawling country estate Abbeystead where he had “suddenly been taken ill”, she added, without giving further details of the illness. Mr Grosvenor and his family rank 68th in Forbes’ rich list of global billionaires, with a net worth of US$10.8 billion.