Top 10 Famous Entrepreneurs In World

Top 10 Famous Entrepreneurs In World


Today in this article, we will talk about the top 10 entrepreneurs in America. Why we are talking about just America because the country has so many entrepreneurs and people who motivate the youth online and physically.

Who are Entrepreneurs?


A person who analyzes the problem in a specific society or a country and develop a product that fulfills the problem and is beneficial for the peoples. An entrepreneur has an ability and a great mind that a businessman doesn’t have. The entrepreneur always thinks about innovation and they are trying to solve the problem.

There is a myth about entrepreneurs that they are born not made. This is a myth and wrong statement because the entrepreneurs we discuss in this article did struggle in their life. They faced many problems and then after a hard struggle they succeeded in their lives.

Top 10 Entrepreneurs in America:

Followings are the most famous and top 10 entrepreneurs:

  1. Elon Musk
  2. Steve Jobs
  3. Jeff Bezos
  4. Henry Ford
  5. Bill Gates
  6. Mark Zuckerberg
  7. Jack Ma
  8. Walt Disney
  9. John D. Rockefeller
  10. Richard Branson

1. Elon Musk:

Elon Musk

He is the richest man in the world now and was born in South Africa. He had done electrical engineering and also had an experience in industrial design. Elon Musk had 187.3 Billion USD worth in 2023 and he is at the top of the list of most rich people.

He is the Co-founder of PayPal but after some time eBay bought PayPal for 1.5 Billion dollars. Elon Musk is also co-founder of SpaceX which is a Spacecraft Company. He is also the owner of the Tesla Company which make electric cars all over the world. The Tesla Electrical cars are the most famous in America.

Tesla Company was established in 2003 and the purpose of creating this company is to make batteries, solar roofs, and electric cars. But now they are going to introduce their smartphone mobile in 2024 maybe which compete Steve Jobs Apple Company.

Elon Musk launched his rocket Falcon 1 to Mars in 2006 and Falcon 2 in 2010. He did many struggles in his whole life. He works very hard and there is a book in his biography. You will know his whole life and all his experience by reading that book.

2. Steve Jobs:

Steve Jobs

He is the founder of Apple Company and he is a billionaire, investor, and industrial designer from the United States. Steve Jobs was drop out of college and then create the Apple Company. This is one of the tech Companies that compete with Microsoft’s dominance in the market in 2010.

The Apple Company creates Apple Phones, IPad, iTunes, iMac, iPods, and other mobile accessories like Apple Buds. The Company also makes its Apple Watch which is also selling in the market. Apple Phones are the most famous and selling phones in the market nowadays.

Steve jobs are also the founder, Chairman, and CEO of NeXT American Technology Company. The Company is specialized in Computer WorkStation for Corporate and higher education. Steve Jobs is known as the “Father of the Digital World”.

A few days back, there is news that Apple Stock Typically Gains after earning in the stock market exchange. The share price of the Company is continuously increasing in the Stock Market.

3. Jeff Bezos:

3. Jeff Bezos:

He is the founder of Amazon the world’s largest online store in the world that changed the way of shopping. At the start, the Company just sold simple normal books but from time to time, they grew up. Jeff created Amazon Store on July 5, 1994, and at the start, he is selling books in 45 foreign countries within 1 month.

After that month he grows his business and start selling other products like CDs, video games, clothes, toys, and gadgets. Now, Amazon is the biggest store in the world for selling multiple products online retailer. First, Amazon threw a wrench in the book publishing industry. Now it is the world’s biggest online retailer and cloud infrastructure service provider.

4. Henry Ford:

Henry Ford

He is an inventor of the Assembly Line method of mass production. Henry Ford was also an American Manufacturer and Business Leader and found the Motor Company in 1903. He also created a Detroit Automobile company after creating those two prototypes. The first company that Henry created was not growing in the long term because the product didn’t match the requirement of Henry Ford.

After founding the Ford Motor Company he creates another company named Cadillac Motor Car Company. Henry Ford is famous and popular for its Ford Motor Company. The third Company Ford Motor was great for him and he get huge success through this Company.

areThe yearly sales of Ford Motor Company are estimated more than $127 million. Ford gets credit for making the most valuable mode of transportation in the 20th century for Americans.

5. Bill Gates:

Bill Gates

William Henry Gates also known as Bill Gates is the most famous entrepreneur in the world. Bill Gates is an American businessman, Author, Investor, and philanthropist. William is the founder of Microsoft which is the world’s largest software in the world.

Bill Gates launched Microsoft in 1975 along with his friend Paul Allen. Before Elon Musk he is one of the richest people in the world from 1995 to 2017. The net worth of Bill Gates is estimated at more than $103 Billion.

6. Mark Zuckerberg:

Mark Zuckerberg:

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg gets his study at Harvard University and he is an American Entrepreneur in Technology. He is also one of the richest people in the world and also the founder of the Facebook App. The estimated net worth of Mark is more than $44 Billion calculated in 2023.

Mark Zuckerberg is only the person who is on the top 10 list of Forbes and under 40 on the Top 20 Billionaires. His Social media platform Facebook has over 2.93 billion users that used his app every month. The social media platform Facebook is the top App that is used by leaders, students, and marketers all over the world.  Recently, the Facebook team introduce a new feature of encryption messages that notify screenshots to their user.

7. Jack Ma:

Jack Ma

The Chinese entrepreneur is the founder of Alibaba which is founded in 1999. Jack Ma is one of the most famous Entrepreneurs in the world with a net worth of an estimated $23 billion. Alibaba is the biggest e-commerce website that sells different products in the world online. Before Alibaba Jack Ma was an English teacher, investor, and Chinese businessman.

8. Walt Disney:

Walt Disney

The 22 Academy Awards Oscars winner Walt Disney is a famous entrepreneur, writer, animator, actor, and Disney film producer in the United States. Walt Disney is the founder of the Walt Disney Company which is a worldwide media giant and entertainment. The Walt Disney Company produced different types of animated films. Walt Disney also found Disney land in 1995 which was an amusement theme park.

9. John D. Rockefeller:

John D. Rockefeller:

John D. Rockefeller was the richest man in the world and he is also an American investor. He gets wealth by eliminating the inefficiencies of horizontal and vertical integrations that convert Standard Oil into a monopoly.

He was the first billionaire in the United States that founded the first America Commercial trust. The Commercial trust was created in 1870 and dominated the oil industry before 1911. In 1911, the US states supreme court said that Standard Oil was an illegal monopoly.

He got retired and gives the rest of his life to philanthropy. The shocking thing is that 80 years are gone after his death but still he is one of the richest men in the world.

10. Richard Branson:

Richard Branson

Richard Charles Nicholas Branson also known as Richard Branson is the famous entrepreneur and founder of Virgin Group. The virgin group adjusts to more than 400 Companies worldwide. Richard has an estimated net worth of more than 3.6 Billion Dollars which is calculated in 2023.

Richard is the first person that crosses the Atlantic in the largest hot air Balloon. After that, he breaks his record by crossing the pacific in a hot air Balloon. 


These are the 10 famous entrepreneurs that got success after struggling in their lives. If you want to be like them then you can get help by reading about these people. Generate your idea and take a risks in your life.

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