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Elon Musk Overtakes Bill Gates As The Second Richest In The Word

1. Elon Reeve Musk FRS

Born June 28, 1971, is a business magnate, industrial designer and engineer.

Musk was born to a Canadian mother and South African father and raised in Pretoria, South Africa. 

He is the founder, CEO, CTO and chief designer of SpaceX; early investor, CEO and product architect of Tesla, Inc.; founder of The Boring Company; co-founder of Neuralink; and co-founder and initial co-chairman of OpenAI.

He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS) in 2018. Also that year, he was ranked 25th on the Forbes list of The World's Most Powerful People,

As of November 22, 2020, his net worth is estimated by Forbes to be US$104.5 billion, making him the fourth-richest person in the world.

He attended the University of Pretoria before moving to Canada when he was 17 to attend Queen's University. He transferred to the University of Pennsylvania two years later, where he received dual bachelor's degrees in economics and physics.

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