9. Henry Ford: $ 199 billion (188 billion euros)
Born July 30, 1863 and died on 7 April 1947 in the United States Dearborn, Henry Ford is the founder of Ford Motor Company.
His name is especially attached to Fordism, an industrial method that combines a serial mode of production based on the assembly line principle and a business model utilizing high salaries. The implementation of this method in the early 1910s revolutionized the US industry by promoting mass consumption and allows it to produce more than 15 million copies T Ford; Henry Ford becomes one of the richest people and most famous in the world.