Rihanna is the youngest self-made billionaire in the United States

Rihanna is the youngest woman billionaire to have made her fortune on her own in the United States, according to Forbes’ ranking of the country’s 100 richest women entrepreneurs, executives and artists.

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According to Forbes, the 34-year-old American singer is worth $1.4 billion, thanks in part to her success in the music business and her cosmetics company. On the whole ranking unveiled at the end of June, Rihanna is at 21and place of women to have made their own fortunes the richest in the United States.

In front of her, we find in particular Kim Kardashian (16and square; $1.8 billion) or Encore Oprah Winfrey (10and square; 2.6 billion). Judy Love (3and; 5.2 billion), Judy Faulkner (2and; 6.7 billion) and Diane Hendricks (1re place, 12.2 billion) occupying the podium.

The youngest entrepreneur to make the ranking is Kylie Jenner. At just 24, Kim Kardashian’s sister is worth $600 million and occupies 41and square.

According to Forbes’ annual ranking, the combined net worth of all these women reached $111 billion this year, down 6% from last year.

Thirty-eight of the 100 women on the list are “worth” less than in 2021, while 51 are richer than last year. Seven entrepreneurs will appear for the first time in the list and seven others will appear after leaving the ranking.

Among the new faces is actress Sandra Bullock (96and; $225 million), “Shark Tank” judge Emma Grede (77and; $360 million) and Daily Harvest founder Rachel Drori (80and; $350 million).

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