Many kids are born with a silver spoon, some platinum, and some others, diamond spoons. Children are blessings from God and deserve all the attention and care they can get. Some parents take this seriously and provide the best care and opportunity the world can offer for their kids. However, some children are not so privileged but have been able to create a name in history for themselves regardless of their birth circumstances. This article brings to the fore the richest kids and teens in the world. Here, we will try to explore the stories of kids who became super rich either due to their parent’s wealth, their adorable looks, by inheritance or by their own efforts.
Here Are The Top Richest Teens And Kids In The World
1. Princess Charlotte of Cambridge
On the number one spot of our rankings for the richest teens and kids on the globe is the adorable 3-year-old, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge. Princess Charlotte was born on May 22, 2015, in the same hospital as her older brother, Prince George – St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington – and was christened Charlotte Elizabeth Diana. She is the younger sister to Prince George and older the older sister to Prince Louis of Cambridge. She is the fourth in line to the throne of England.
Charlotte is pretty young, but she was introduced to enormous wealth very early in life even though she has no idea what it means or the responsibilities involved. She is the only daughter of Prince William and Katie Middleton, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.
Topping her older brother’s rank, she has a net worth of an astonishing $5 billion acquired not only by being the daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge but also because she has a fashion effect. Whatever cloth or accessory she wears instantly becomes the fancy of parents around the world, causing a quick sell out for those brands. Asides her market pull, she is also a tourist attraction as most people who come to England desire to see the little princess.
2. Prince George of Cambridge
Prince George Alexander Louis is the first son of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge – Prince William and Princess Katherine. He was born on July 22, 2013, in St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington. His expectancy and birth trended globally as expected due to his parents’ illustrious status.
George is the third in line to the throne of England after his grandfather, Prince Charles, and father, Prince William. It is the first time in the history of England’s royal family that three heirs to the throne are alive at the same time.
The little Prince George has two siblings, Princess Charlotte and baby Prince Louis. He is estimated to be worth $3 billion which is as a result of the fact that he was born into the Royal family. The prince is also expected to inherit $130 million from his father.
3. Blue Ivy Carter
Blue Ivy is the first child of Shawn Corey, popularly known as Jay Z and sensational pop and R&B singer, Beyonce Knowles who was born on January 7, 2012. Prior to her birth, her mother’s pregnancy (of her) made headlines on many news sites as well as social media platforms. She was born at the Lenox Hill Hospital, New York City.
Presumptuously, her middle name Ivy was given to her due to her parents love for the number “four”. They are said to have the Roman numeral IV tattooed on their wedding fingers. Blue is famous and is one of the most celebrated kids. Her fame began when she was born into the glamorous home of the Carters but she has made the fame she enjoys her own with her unique fashion. It is said that plans are already in motion for her to unveil her own fashion line which will include: mobile apps, games, clothes, accessories, etc. She is currently 3rd on the list of the world’s richest teens and kids with an estimated net worth of $1 billion.
4. Akshay Ruparelia
Akshay is a British-Indian that tops the list as the richest teen in the world. He is an entrepreneur cum high school student and was born in 1998 to Kaushik and Renuka Ruparelia. He attended the Queen Elizabeth High School, Barnet, London and is a brilliant and hardworking student who hasn’t allowed his entrepreneurial success to interfere with his grades as he has continually aced his exams even after his big break in real estate.
He is currently the owner of an online real estate company called Doorsteps.co.uk. He began the firm in December 2017 and has recorded huge success in just a year of being in business. The company helps house owners sell their houses while collecting a very minimal commission of £99 as opposed to what is obtainable in the real estate market of £10,000 commission on sales.
He is an inspiration to both the young and old in business. In 2017, his company was estimated to worth $12 million which increased to $15 million in 2018.
5. Valentina Paloma Pinault
Valentina Pinault is an American child of both French and Mexican descent. She is the daughter of Hollywood star Salma Hayek and business magnate and owner of the fashion conglomerate Kering, Francois Henri Pinault. She was born on September 21, 2007, in Los Angeles. She has three half-siblings from her paternal side and speaks English, French, and Spanish fluently.
She became popular as soon as her mum announced she was pregnant and has been on the news ever since. She is estimated to be worth $12 million asides the billions she is expected to inherit from her parents which will see her rankings on the world’s richest teens and kids jump.
Ryan is the subject of a YouTube channel that holds a whopping 17 million subscribers. He is an 8-year-old boy whose only known personal information asides his first name is that he was born on October 6, 2010, and has two siblings – Emma and Kate. He began his channel Ryan ToysReview on March 16, 2015.
He earns his fame and wealth from vlogs where he is shown reviewing toys with his parents and siblings or showcasing other activities he has with his family members. A video uploaded by Ryan on YouTube could get as much as 1.7 billion views. With such viewership and subscription, it comes as no surprise that Ryan holds the 6th spot on the richest teens and kids list with an impressive net worth of $11 million.
7. Rory John and Phoebe Adele Gates
It is said that an apple does not fall far from its tree and so it doesn’t come as a surprise that Rory and Phoebe Gates, children of the billionaire and owner of Microsoft, Bill Gates. made it to this list of richest teens and kids in the world. Apparently, they were born into wealth even though they keep a very low profile and have never been in the news.
Rory is the only son of Bill and Melinda Gates and he was born on March 23, 1999. He has two sisters, Jennifer and Adele. He is a poet and loves to write. He attended Lakeside School for his high school education and Duke University for his degree pursuit. Asides being the obvious heir to the Bill Gate empire, Rory is currently worth $10 million. This wealth is as a result of the money given to him by his parents so he can participate in philanthropic activities.
Phoebe Adele is the last child of the Bill Gates family. She was born on September 14, 2002. She attends the Professional Children’s School, New York where is studying Arts. She also attends classes at other arts centers such as the American Ballet, Lincoln Centre and The Juilliard School. She is also worth $10 million for the same reasons as her brother.
8. Dannielynn Birkhead
Little Dannielynn is the second child of late actress and model Anna Nicole Smith. The young lady is following in her mother’s footsteps as she has begun to toe the line of models. She was born on September 7, 2006, in Nassau Bahamas and was named Dannielynn Hope Marshall Stern.
Aside news of her birth, Dannielynn’s paternity has also made news headlines. A few men claimed to be her father, however, it was later established that she was the daughter of Larry Birkhead, a celebrity photographer.
Playful Dannielynn began modeling at the age of 6 and has been featured as the face of the children cloth line Guess Girl’s Spring line. Two years after her mother’s death, she was declared sole heir to her mother’s wealth and inherited $700,000 at that time. Currently, she is worth $10 million.
9. Syed Sumail Hassan
You can’t make a list of the richest teens and kids in the world right now and his name won’t be there. Syed Hassan is the young Pakistani Dota 2 player who has become popular for his playing skills. He is popularly known as SumaiL and was born on February 19, 1999, in Karachi, Pakistan but currently resides in Illinois. Syed is the youngest gamer to win $1 million as tournament prize and has been ushered into the Guinness Book of Records for that feat. He plays for the team Evil Geniuses and has won a few tournaments as a team member such as the Dota Asian Championships, The International 2015 and China Top 16, as well as others.
A teen who stands out from his peers, Syed was named among the 30 Most Influential Teens by Times. He amassed his wealth from his gaming skill wins and is worth $3 million.
10. Jackie Evancho
Jackie Evancho makes our list of the world’s richest teens and kids. She is a singer from New Jersey who began singing at the age of 8. She was born into the family of Lisa and Michael Evancho on April 9, 2000. She rose to fame as a singer at the fifth season of the American Got Talent show after several failed attempts at music. At the talent show, she gained media spotlight as she was able to reach its season finale, although she didn’t win the competition.
After the show, she released an EP that made it to the No 2 spot on the Billboard 200. The years that followed saw more of the singer as she released several more albums. She was listed in Forbes 30 under 30 list (musicians category) and is estimated to worth $2.5 million.
11. Alina Morse
Alina Morse was born in 2005 and she is the founder of the tooth-friendly candy company, Zolipops. Her special recipe is substituting sugar in candy for Xyiolin. She got the inspiration for the company when she was 7 years old and invested $7,500 of her grandparent’s savings to establish the confectionery.
The young entrepreneur established her company in 2014 and has since made sales up to the tune of $2 million. Her products sell in both online and at physical stores and is fast expanding to other countries other than the United States of America.
Zolipops is projected to reach a sales of $6 million by the end of 2019 and currently, Alina Morse is 11th on the list of richest teens and kids in the world with an estimated net worth of $2 million.
12. Mia Talerico
Mia Talerico has an interesting story as an actress. She began acting when she was 8 months in a television series titled Good Luck Charlie as Charlie Duncan in 2009. She was born to Chris and Claire Talerico on September 17, 2008, in Santa Barbara, California and she has a younger sister, Aubrey Talerico.
She is most popular for the Disney sitcom series mentioned previously and has an estimated worth of $2 million, making her one of the youngest self-made millionaires.