Kylie Jenner is the youngest independent billionaire of all time, snatching the title from Facebook’s founder, Mark Zuckerberg.
Jenner, 21, has finally given his title to the game after months of speculation Tuesday Forbes at the unveiling of its annual list of billionaires.
At 21, she is both the youngest self-styled billionaire and the youngest billionaire on Forbes’ list of “young billionaires”.
Jenner has raised $ 1 billion in personal net worth with her extremely successful make-up line, Kylie Cosmetics.
She surpasses Zuckerberg, who was 23 when he made his first billion 11 years ago in 2008.
He is now the eighth richest person in the world with a fortune of $ 62.3 billion.
Jenner is the youngest of her famous reality TV family.
She was surprised by the success of her cosmetics business, founded in 2015 and valued at $ 900 million.
Jenner, who holds a 100% stake, has separate incomes from the rider and the family reality show. She has an impressive portfolio of real estate.
It’s a nice pat on the back.
Kylie Jenner on becoming the youngest independent billionaire in the world
I did not expect anything. I did not foresee the future. But the recognition feels really good.
“It’s a nice pat on the back,” Jenner told Forbes.
She attributes her success to her.
It’s the power of social media. I had such a reach before I was ready to start anything, “she said, adding that she was going” very far. ”
“I see that Kylie Cosmetics is going very far. I work really hard, she says.
“It’s always something we can explore,” she says.