These couples are both rich and successful. While it’s widely known that they have a fortune to their name, the actual dollar amount may come as a surprise, for some of these wealthy duos.
Charles and Elizabeth Koch – $47.4 Billion
Charles and Elizabeth Koch are billionaires, even if you don’t know their names. Charles Koch is the CEO of Koch industries, which specializes in manufacturing, investments, and trading among other large organizations. Charles Koch inherited the business from his father in 1967 and owns an outstanding 42% of the company. Liz Koch is also quite the business woman herself by sitting on the Board of Overseers of the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship.
She is also involved in her husband’s company, which has sparked outrage in the media, claiming the Koch family is doing “dirty” business. The couple is currently worth over $47.4 billion, even though some of the wealth is spent on their own Charles Koch Foundation.
Will and Jada Pinkett Smith – $270 Million
Will and Jada Pinkett Smith have been criticized before for their, “swinging” attitude when it comes to marriage. Both Jada and Will have stated that they are faithful to each other, even if they are intimate with other people. This doesn’t change the fact that this couple is raking in the money.
The couple initially met on the set of The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, and immediately fell in love. They married seven years after meeting, and are still going strong today. Will Smith is now a DC comic star after his role in last summer’s Suicide Squad, and is worth an estimated $250 million, while Jada is worth $20 million. The couple is still appearing in film and television, which proves that their numbers will only go up.
Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen – $595 Million
We don’t think a couple could get more good looking. Tom Brady is often considered one of the best football players in the NFL, as quarterback for the New England Patriots. Gisele Bündchen is also considered one of the greatest in her field of modeling, originating the glam looks you see on the red carpet today.
The couple was set up on a blind date in 2006 and immediately made goo-goo eyes at each other. They married in 2009 and live the luxurious life of Hollywood elite. Brady is still playing for the Patriot’s football team, bringing them to multiple Super Bowls and playoff victories. He is now worth around $209 million, while Gisele is worth an incredible $386 million for a combined $595 million.
Angelina and Brad – $400 Million
Even though Angelina and Brad Pitt are now broken up, their relationship was said to be filled with a lot of love, and even more money. The couple began their relationship on the set of their movie, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, which launched the couple’s relationship. Their beginnings were riddled with criticism bec, use at the time, Brad Pitt was still married to starlet Jennifer Aniston.
The couple is now going through divorce proceedings, even though they have six children together. Today, Angelina is said to be worth $160 million and Brad is worth $240 million.
Holly Valance and Nick Candy – $1.3 Billion
You might not have heard of Holly and Nick, but they are one of the richest power couples in world, just down under! Holly Valance is an Australian singer and actress who is best known for her work on the Australian mega hit Neighbors.
Nick Candy is a member of the Candy family, which owns a luxury interior design firm. Their firm doesn’t just pick out lighting fixtures but designs houses for royals, heads of state, and oligarchs. Together the couple has a net worth of over $1.3 billion. The couple is said to be lined up to double their net worth within five years based on their upward scale of income. That’s a lot of loot!
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh – $9 Million
Hollywood isn’t the only powerful film industry in the world, and this power couple proves it. Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are two of the biggest Bollywood stars right now and prove that real life can mimic film. The couple met on the set of their film, Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram Leela, where they played lovers from dueling families.
Deepika Padukone is currently making the move from Bollywood to Hollywood by appearing in the new Vin Diesel movie, xXx: Return of Xander Cage. Deepika is said to be worth around $7.5 million, while Singh is worth $1.5 million. The couple is one of the highest grossing Indian couples in the country.
David and Victoria Beckham – $770 Million
David and Victoria Beckham are the biggest and most successful football couple in England, and arguably in the world. The couple met in London, while David was playing for the British football club Manchester United and Victoria, or Posh Spice, was one of the singers for the revolutionary girl group, The Spice Girls.
The two married at the incredible Luttrellstown Castle in 1999 and are still going strong to this day. David Beckham is now a model and former football hero who is worth an estimated $350 million. The couple has a combined worth around $770 million and is still making money through Victoria’s fashion line and designs.
James and Lynne Walton – $36.2 Billion
James and Lynne Walton secretly run the world, even if you haven’t heard of them. James Walton is the youngest member of the family who founded the Walmart corporation. Walton serves on the board of directors for the company and is also the main director for the Walton family assets.
Walmart is one of the biggest conglomerates and has locations in over 14 countries, employing millions of people. James and Lynne met in Arkansas and got married. His wife was working in a bookstore when they met. Together, the Walmart couple is now worth over $36.2 billion dollars, giving over $300 million to charity.
Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan – $38.5 Billion
Mark Zuckerberg is a tech genius and is considered the man who changed the internet forever. Zuckerberg is the creator and founder of Facebook, which is the world’s most popular social media website and app.
The couple met at a Harvard frat party before his big Facebook success and married nine years later. Chan is also a very successful woman on her own. She is a pediatrician, is trilingual, and used to teach language. The couple is worth over $38.5 billion dollars, even though Zuckerberg has taken a pay cut to a $1 salary per year. The Zuckerbergs are also known for their incredible gifts to charity. The couple recently gave $75 million to help with building the San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center.
Amancio Ortega Gaona and Flora Perez -0 $70.7 Billion
Amancio Otega Gaona is a retail genius who is the mind behind the affordable, yet ever stylish Zara brand. Gaona is also the creator of Inditex, a parent company of Zara and several other popular retail chains.
The couple met when Perez was working in a store location of Inditex, but today she is one of the key board members of Gaona’s company. Perez is also a part of the Amancio Ortega Gaona Foundation, which is a charity foundation set up to contribute toward education and social initiatives. The couple today is one of the biggest power couples in fashion and is worth over $70.7 billion.
Salma Hayek and Francois Henri Pinault $98.9 Million
Salma Hayek and Francois Henri Pinault might seem like an unlikely couple based on looks, but their wallets are definitely similar. Hayek is one of the biggest actresses in Hollywood today, giving her voice to many different projects.
Francois Henri Pinault is the CEO of a luxury retail brand which owns companies like Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, and many other high ends brands for the rich and famous. The couple met at a red carpet event and married in 2009. Salma Hayek is currently worth an estimated $85 million, while Francois is worth $13.9!
Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West – $493 Million
Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West is Hollywood’s favorite power couple. The business woman and mogul began dating the rap icon in 2012, and married in Paris two years later. They now have two beautiful children together named North and Saint.
The power couple is often made fun of and ridiculed in the media for their over-the-top relationship. Kim currently has a net worth of $348 million, while Kanye is worth $145 million. Even though Kanye went to Twitter in the past year to tell his fans he was going broke, the numbers seem to be proving different.
Beyoncé and Jay Z – $1.05 Billion
Beyoncé and Jay Z are the king and queen of the music industry today. Beyoncé is currently killing the game coming off the of the success of her Lemonade tour, as well as her activism for the Black Lives Matter Movement.
Jay Z is said to be recording a follow up album, which will address the cheating rumors featured in Beyoncé’s ground breaking Lemonade. The couple met in 2002, when Beyoncé was only 19 years old and married six years later in a fairy tale wedding. The two are currently worth over $1 billion, as Beyoncé’s net worth is $550 million and Jay Z’s net worth sitting around $500 million.
Bill and Melinda Gates – $85.7 Billion
This couple is the biggest power couple in the world, as well as one of the nicest couples out there. Bill Gates is the founder of Microsoft, and the couple founded the Bill and Melinda Gates’ foundation together. Bill and Melina met in 1987, while Melinda was working at the Microsoft office and were married in 1994.
Today, the Gates focus heavily on their charity work, and they have bequest most of their wealth to charity organizations. The couple also has three children, who funny enough are banned from using any Apple products for the rest of their life. Together they have over $85.7 billion together, which will mostly go to charity.
Warren Buffett and Astrid Menks – $65 Billion
Warren Buffett and Astrid Menks were introduced by Warren’s first wife Susan. The couple met in 1977 and are still together to this day. Buffet’s parent company is a huge business, which includes Geico, Dairy Queen, Fruit of the Loom, and Heinz. All of which are very profitable companies.
Even though their net worth is over $65 billion, the couple is content in giving most of the money to charity. Buffett teamed up with the Gates to organize The Giving Pledge, which allows billionaires to sign up to bequest their wealth to charities, instead of their family. The Buffetts are leading the pack by stating that they will give away over 85% of their wealth to charitable organizations.
Janet Jackson and Wissam Al Mana – Over $1 Billion
Janet Jackson is the lone female of the Jackson musical family and is known for her own unique style of music. Jackson hasn’t earned much money lately, due to her hiatus from music, but her husband is bringing home the bacon. Wissam Al Mana is the CEO of a retail representative firm which represents luxury companies like Dior Homme, Alexander McQueen, and Hermes.
Janet’s net worth is over $150 million, which she either made during her career or inherited from her wealthy brother, Michael. Wissam Al Mana is expected to be worth over $1 billion. The couple had a baby on January 3, 2017, and sadly filed for divorce not long after.
Uma Thurman and Arpad Busson – $1.45 Billion
Uma Thurman was one of the top actresses in the ’90s, starring in Quentin Tarantino’s biggest films, Pulp Fiction and the Kill Bill franchise. The star met her husband Arpad Busson in 2007 and the couple married soon after. Arpad Busson is known for being a French financier, who has dabbled in film production.
The Frenchman was one of the minds behind the critically-acclaimed film adaptation of Jack Kerouac’s On The Road. The couple is said to be worth over $1.45 billion, which will be inherited by their daughter Luna. Their fortune is expected to increase, due to Uma’s increasing number of roles.
Oprah Winfrey and Stedman Graham – $3 Billion
Oprah Winfrey is one of the biggest names in the entertainment world and beyond, and has built her own empire. Oprah is the CEO of the Oprah Winfrey Network and is the former host of her self-titled The Oprah Winfrey Show. She met Stedman Graham in 1986, and have been in love ever since. Stedman is the founder of the non profit organization Athletes Against Drugs, which grants scholarships to young athletes in urban and impoverished neighborhoods.
The couple is worth around $3 billion together, with Oprah contributing around $2.9 billion of that net worth. The couple is said to be worth around $5 billion by the time Oprah retires or passes along her empire to someone else.
Kate Middleton and Prince William – $41 Million
Kate Middleton and William, the Duchess and Prince of Cambridge are in line for the crown of England. William and Kate met in University during a fashion show, which Kate was modeling for. The couple married in April of 2001 at Westminster Abbey, which was televised globally.
Today, the couple have two adorable children, named George and Charlotte, and are traveling the world to help their many charities. Their current net worth is set at $41 million, which is surprising since they are a part of the most well known royal family in the world. Don’t feel bad for them though, almost everything they have is either inherited or paid for.
Francesco and Ilary Totti – $103 Million
Francesco and Ilary Totti are regularly compared with the Beckhams and are considered one of the hottest football couples out there. Francesco made a name for himself by being the breakout star of the Roma FC football club. The famous Italian couple married in 2005, and have three children together.
Francesco has scored over 300 goals for the team and is paid for his contributions. Francesco is worth an estimated $101.6 million, while Ilary is worth around $1 million.