These stunning photographs offer a glimpse into the lives of some of the most recognizable people and moments throughout history. Few people have seen these rare photographs that offer more than just publicity shots of famous figures but rather give an in-depth look into the way they lived and the things that mattered to them.
Grace Kelly was one of the most beautiful women who ever lived and when she was first photographed by Howard Conant it was clear that she would be a star. The photographer followed her while on vacation in Jamaica and many of his photos have been featured in magazines. But this rare image gives the stunning Grace Kelly a peaceful look in a beautiful backdrop.
For a long time, New Zealand was thought of as a haven for billionaires. A beautiful country with plenty of ways to enjoy their seemingly limitless wealth. The release of the Panama Papers suggest New Zealand may also have an appeal as a tax haven for billionaires and millionaires but that has not protected them from recent downturns. Many of the wealthy in New Zealand have seen significant decreases in their net worth, but still the same names continue to top the list.
1. Graeme Hart
Net Worth: $7.3 Billion
Graeme Hart built up a massive net worth through slowly buying up underperforming businesses. He has created what is now known as his packaging empire with businesses that make things ranging from paper and foil to milk cartoons and water bottles. Graeme Hart has made a fortune for himself even though he dropped out of school at 16 and started his career working as a truck driver. However recently he has begun selling some companies to pay off his debt.
In 2015, Global Finance Magazine ranked the wealthiest countries in the world based upon their GDP per capita. The analysis also included the Purchasing Power Parity which takes into account the cost of living and the inflation rate within the countries in order to compare the living standards. All but the most smallest countries like Andorra and Monaco were included in the study.
GDP per capita $105,091.42
Qatar is currently considered to be the most advanced Arab state for human development. It has the highest per capita income in the world and is backed by the world’s third largest natural gas and oil reserves. The country is so wealthy that approximately 14% of households are dollar millionaires but it relies heavily on migrant workers to build its economy. Currently 84% of the population are migrant workers.
South Africa has become one of the most stable and fastest developing counties on the African continent. Numerous South African businesses have grown into worldwide conglomerates and there are several billionaires living in the country today. Take a look at how some of the richest people in South Africa climbed the ladder of success.
Markus Jooste is the CEO of Steinhoff International. He joined the company in 1988 after he engineered the sale of a South African retail chain to the German owners of Steinhoff. He then worked his way through the company to turn it into “Africa’s Ikea” and the second largest retailer of household goods in Europe. In 2014 Steinhoff International purchased another company, Pepkor Holdings, which added clothing to their list of offerings.
Most of the people during their working years dream of taking some time off and plan to go on a vacation, play golf, or just relax and spend time with their loved ones. However, when retirement comes, many of us may actually miss that work. There can be thousand of reasons to continue working during your retirement years. It can be because you want to stay healthy, both mentally and physically, you want some extra source of income, or you simply want to remain productive and engaged.
No matter what your reasons are for working in your golden years, whether monetary or other reasons, we can help you find a job after your retirement. Just go through our list of the 15 best jobs after retirement, and find the one that suits you the best as per your post-retirement requirements. Have a look.
Stardom and fame can be overwhelming, especially when you have already racked up millions of dollars and endless glory. Therefore, it is not surprising that some celebrities decide to walk away from the fortune game. They choose to retire early and take a step back from their high profile lives and current profession, in order to spend a low profile lifestyle, try some other vocation, or pursue their hobbies.
No matter what their reasons are for early retirement, these celebrities also quickly come back into the limelight. There are a few stars who just cannot give up the fame, even after claiming that their career is over. They make plans to retire and then shortly return to where they were before. These stars return in the game as fast as they leave. Have a look at 15 such celebrities who ‘un’ retired and then came back in the game.
Everyone wants to be famous and desires to lead a lavish lifestyle. Whether it’s about acting in Hollywood, appearing on the small screen, or just becoming famous by television advertisements, anything that brings fame is quite in demand. However, not everybody likes to be famous throughout their life. They may get bored of their acting career, want some privacy, or choose to lead normal lives like common people; some celebrities prefer to become businessmen, take a regular job, or become a stay-at-home mother rather than being in the limelight.
This article brings forth the 15 child stars who quit their acting career, in order to lead a normal lifestyle. They became famous with their acting stints, but chose to further continue their studies or pursue their hobby. Meet the former child celebrities who left the spotlight to choose a common career.
Celebrities remain young, no matter what their age is. They do not fade away even during their retirement life. Most of them stay in lavish homes and famous cities. For instance, Rod Stewart is almost 68 and stays in London. Elton John is around 65 and has ostentatious properties in various places, including Atlanta, the Cote d’Azur, and Windsor. Mick Jagger is pushing 70 and has stylish homes across Europe and in the Caribbean. Like these celebrities, there are other stars too who live in one of the most fascinating destinations of the world.
Let us look at where all these places are. In this article, you will read about the 15 top retirement hot spots, where retired celebrities live. Whether you are the type of retiree who does not want to peter out or if you are a quiet octogenarian who likes to stay at home, you are spoilt for choice to grow old in these fun places.
There are rich people in every field. Similarly, athletes also earn huge bucks. But, how much do they earn after their retirement. Do famous personalities keep up with their income even after retirement or do they earn much less and fell broke? We have compiled a list of 15 athletes who have the highest-paid income, even after their retirement. The term ‘retired’ should not be taken too seriously with these sportspersons, since they all are engrossed in their post-playing careers.
No matter, what they are doing, these former athletes certainly know how to market themselves and use their hard-earned dollars well in their winter of life. These athletes include basketball legends, former football players, American footballers, tennis players, and golfers, who fall between the age brackets of 33 and 85 years. Their income estimate include their salaries, licensing, endorsements, speaking, appearances, book deals, golf design, as well as production contracts till now. It does not include their investment income.