374. S. Daniel Abra­ham

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$2.1 billion  Self-made Score: ( Source: slim­fast age: 93 res­i­dence: palm beach, fla. high School di­ploma

Abra­ham launched Slim­fast in 1977 and sold it to Unilever in 2000 for $2.3 billion. He never went to col­lege but did serve in the in­fantry in World War II. He now ad­vo­cates for a peace­ful res­o­lu­tion to the Arab-is­raeli con­flict. He has also en­dowed chairs at Prince­ton and Har­vard and funded Bar-ilan Univer­sity’s busi­ness school in Is­rael.

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