Top 10 Richest Kids in the World
Who are the richest kids on Earth? Well! Read on. When it comes to the youth, who makes the cut of a top ten list? Not all of them ride on their parent’s wealth to get noticed. There are those born into money and those who have to work hard for it, but either way, nothing stands in the way of these kids pursuing and living their dreams. From time to time you hear of them, some more than others. If their parents are famous celebrities, the assumption is made that these children are not only young and famous, but that they are also rich. Some of the wealthiest young people are known either for their singing, acting, or entrepreneurial spirit that is all their own. Thanks to their youth, their net worth tends to change on a daily basis, so at any given point the numbers are estimated, but they are in no way low. So join me in having a look at some of the more famous youth who are among the top ten richest!
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#1 Prince George Alexander Louis – The Richest Kid in the World
Prince George Alexander Net Worth: $1 Billion
With a net worth that weighs in at around $1 billion dollars, Prince George is in line to inherit much more than the British throne. With it comes a multi-million dollar property portfolio, and assets that total $1 billion and that is just from his father’s side of the family! There are also some properties that are highly valued that will accompany his mother. And with a father as handsome as Prince William and a mother as elegant and beautiful as Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, he will have a strong upbringing that will take him far.
To say the very least, being born into the royal family definitely has its benefits and perks. Even though he is just 3Rd in line, the Crown Estate will still provide him properties worth £7 billion and he will receive an annual revenue of $400 million. In Britain, the common people pay taxes that are used to subsidize the royals. This will ensure the little prince plenty of luxury spending and employment when he comes of age. It will be interesting to watch Britain’s most loved little darling grow up!
#2 Knox and Vivienne Jolie Pitt
Knox and Vivienne Pitt Net worth: $67.5 million
Well, you wouldn’t expect anything less from the twins who have a powerhouse ridiculously rich and extremely gorgeous parents like Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. This powerhouse couple is closely followed by the media and the public, and it makes perfect sense they would ensure their children are secure financially. The dynamic duo of Knox and Vivienne were born on July 12th, 2008 and their earnings started quickly! It all began with People Magazine and the rights to the first photos of this little duo.
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Those rights sold for $14 million dollars, which is simply astonishing. The funds were donated to charity on behalf of the twins. But there is still plenty to go around, not only for these two but also for their older siblings as well. With houses in the U.S. and Europe to top the list, there will also be an approximate $270 million dollar inheritance. But that will go along with the riches they have already amassed, with 5 year old Vivienne acting alongside her mother, Angelina Jolie in the hit Disney film “Maleficent”, it is obvious these kids are starting out right.
#3 Dannielynn Hope Marshall Burkhead
Dannielynn Hope Marshall Net Worth: $59 Million
This is one celebrity child whose young life wasn’t anything close to a fairy tale. Within a few months of each other she lost her older brother, Daniel Wayne Smith and her mother Anna Nicole Smith both died tragically. Her biological father, Larry Burkhead had to battle the courts to prove his paternity. At just the age of six years old, young Dannielynn inherited her mother’s estate and had amassed a net worth of $10 million dollars that stemmed from her mother’s own modeling career and endorsements.
Her mother was married to J. Howard Marshall II, and oil tycoon. The marriage between the 89 year old and the 26 year old bombshell met a great deal of scrutiny. Especially since just one year into the marriage, he died and didn’t leave Anna in the wild. She did, however, begin a court case, in a battle that has continued to last a decade. At first the case was denied the $475 million dollar settlement but a judge recently overturned the ruling in favor of the Smith estate and young Dannielynn is the sole heir to her mother’s estate, will receive $49 million dollars from the estate of J. Howard Marshall II.
It is said that she is the spitting image of her mother in every way. Her father doesn’t want to push her into following her mother’s footsteps, but it may be a path she follows when she grows up, obviously only time will tell. Here, he is the third richest kid in the world.
#4 Nick D’aloisio – Richest Self made Millionaire
Nick D’aloisio Net Worth: $30 Million
Some teenagers have rich mommies and daddies, some are teen pop stars, and some are heirs to corporations worth multi-billion dollars. And then there are ones like Nick D’aloisio that are the computer whiz kids and super geniuses who created his own $30 million dollar net worth. He is without a doubt one of the youngest self-made millionaires anywhere in history.
He is the mastermind behind the app Summly. It was rated one of Apple’s best apps of 2012. It was developed by SRI International as an artificial intelligence technology that was made to allow the user to choose their favorite news websites so they can be summarized to make them easier to read.
It was recently acquired by Yahoo, which is a big bonus for this young entrepreneur. According to the Wall Street Journal, he has been named as “Innovator of the Year”. He lives in London, England with his mom and his brother. He goes to King’s College in Wimbledon. The Yahoo News Digest is the newest feature on Yahoo and he is the product manager.
#5 Valentina Paloma Pinault
Valentina Paloma net worth: $12 million
This little beauty has a $12 million dollar net worth with a home in her name. She is the daughter of Francois Henri Pinault and actress Salma Hayek. Many people believe her life is like a fairy tale, but she isn’t just some spoiled little rich kid. By the age of three years old, she was already speaking three languages fluently.
Having a very diverse education is very important to her parents. With a luxury mogul for a father worth $16.2 billion dollars and an actress for a mother whose estimated net worth is approximately $85 million, it will come as no surprise that this child will live a life enjoying the finer things. She has visited exclusive resorts and walked the red carpet in Hollywood at a variety of events. Her closet is also full of many outfits and accessories that are custom made just for her. Today, she may very well be the youngest child to own her own real estate.
It is said that at the filming of the movie Savages that the youth, beauty was banned from the set. Her mother felt that due to the graphic nature of the film and the type of character she had to play that she did not want her daughter exposed to such violence.
#6 Abigail Breslin
Abigail Breslin net worth: $12 million
In 2002, Abigail was cast in the movie “Signs” by M. Night Shyamalan and but that wasn’t her first appearance in front of the camera. She had been making appearances in commercials since she was three years old. She has a current net worth estimated at $12 million dollars. She has appeared in several other films such as “Little Miss Sunshine”, “Raising Helen”, “Zombieland”, “KittKettridge”, and “Zombieland” to name a few. She has even appeared on several television shows like Ghost Whisperer, Hack, and Grey’s Anatomy. She is very talented and likely has a long career ahead of her.
She received an Oscar nomination for her role as Olive in “Little Miss Sunshine”. She was born in New York City on April 14th, 1996. She has played in a number of supporting roles and even did a voice over in 2011 for the film “Rango”. Her latest film was “The Call” where a teen that has been abducted is frantically talking to the 911 Operator played by Halle Berry. Her latest project doesn’t have an exact release date, but “Final Girl” is expected to release in 2014. She has made it apparent that even though she stole hearts as a little girl in “Little Miss Sunshine”, that today she’s not that same little girl.
She received some criticism at age 17 when she wore a shear paneled gown to the premiere of the August: Osage County.
#7 Jayden Smith, child of Actor Will Smith and actress Jada Pinkett Smith
Jayden Smith net worth: $8 million
As an actor and singer like his father before him, Jayden Smith has amassed his own net worth of $8 million dollars and he has proven that he is walking in his own light and not the shadow of his parents. He has had many acting roles, but his net worth also stems from his musical talents. He sang and rapped for the song “Never Say Never” with Justin Bieber. For his role in the movie “The Pursuit of Happiness” where he played his father’s character’s son and he won an award for Breakthrough Performance at the MTV Movie Awards in 2007.
He has won several awards and nominations from the NAACP Image Awards, Kid’s Choice, MTV Movie Awards, BET Awards and the Teen Choice awards. He and his siblings work alongside Hasbro the toy makers as youth ambassadors providing assistance to children of Zambia who have been left behind as orphans because of AIDS. It is known as Project Zambia. He owns his own clothing line called MSFTsrep. It is obvious that, much like his father, the younger Smith is a force to be reckoned with when it comes to talent in more than one area.
#8 Elle Fanning
Elle Fanning net worth: $5 million
Becoming a Hollywood actress like her older sister Dakota Fanning may seem to some like she is following footsteps, however Elle Fanning has proved her place in stardom is earned. Her current net worth comes in at $5 million dollars. It all began when she won a role in the movie “I Am Sam” back in 2001. She went on in 2003 to play a fussy toddler in the movie “Daddy Daycare”.
She has gone on to work in a variety of television shows and other moves that have received critical acclaim such as “Babel” and “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” where she played supporting roles. She played more major roles in films like “Somewhere” and “Phoebe in Wonderland”. For her role in “Ginger & Rosa” in 2012 she received plenty of praise and there was even quite a bit of buzz for awards. She has also shown that when it comes to fashion, she can fit into any scene.
On the afternoon of July 28th, she was seen heading to The Dance Store, dressed in a casual gray long T-shirt and black bike pants and then later on that same day she was wearing a simple printed dress to visit Studio City’s organic salon. At the 2014 Comic-Con in San Diego, she wore a nice red lace dress in the press line commemorating the up and coming release of her movie The Boxtrolls.
#9 Rico Rodriquez
Rico Rodriquez net worth: $4 million
This child actor has a net worth of $4 million dollars. He has grown in popularity due to his role on the hit ABC sitcom “Modern Family” as the character Manny Delgado. His older sister Raini Rodriquez is also an actress. His real life is somewhat similar to his on-screen character in that like Manny, he is uncle to five nieces. When his sister began acting in 2006, he decided to also give it a whirl.
Other than the role on “Modern Family”, he has also appeared in a few other television shows such as NCIS where he played in one episode. In 2007 he also had roles that showed off his acting abilities like Nip/Tuck, Til Death, and Cory in the House. His book Reel Life Lessons was released in 2012.
He has the lead role in the movie “El Americano” scheduled to release in 2015, where he plays a teenager who travels to Hollywood in search of his hero to obtain help for his father. The movie will also star Edward James Olmos and Cheech Marin.
#10 Jaylen Bledsoe
Jaylen Bledsoe net worth: $3.5 million
Growing a business into a multi-million dollar company in a few years is not something many entrepreneurs can claim. Much less is the number that can claim that achievement at the age of 15 years old, except for Jaylen Bledsoe. He has a current net worth of $3.5 million dollars. This young man is definitely a rare breed in that he started his company at the young age of 13 and he worked hard towards expanding it.
His company Bledsoe Technologies specializes in IT services and web design. The company has grown from two workers to 150 employees that are contracted to meet the growing demand. At just 16 years old, he has broadened his expertise into entrepreneurship, Venture Capital Funding, start-up businesses, and platforms of direct marketing. He has managed to build a strong customer base and maintained a revenue that is consistent.
He is also a public speaker who is speaking on topics such as entrepreneurship among the youth, start-up financing, and youth rights. He has many private clients and many of his clients include NLAthletics and Hazelwood West Middle School.
When it comes to talent, there really isn’t an age that is pre-defined for making it big. With the combination of hard work, opportunity, and talent, these young people are able to live their dreams and to have very successful careers.