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Top 10 Richest People in the World

There are rich people in the world and then there are VERY rich people in the world. They stand out even among the 2,755 billionaires in the world. These absolute richest people in the world got even richer last year. In fact, the top 0.1%

Top 10 Richest People in History

If you think we’re currently living in the period of human history that produces the richest people to have ever lived, think again. The (inflation-adjusted) Top 10 richest people in history are all long dead (although Bill Gates is certainly coming close to entering the

Top 10 Tallest People in History

While we don’t belong to the Top 10 of tallest beings in the world, we humans certainly are among the tallest. The average human today is 1.65 meters or 5 feet and 5 inches tall. More precisely, The average global man stands 171 cm /

Top 10 Fastest People in History

Humans can be quite fast. Not as fast as some animals, but fast nonetheless. While a lot of the human speed comes down to genetics, the world’s fastest humans also require a lot of training to maximize their speed. Unsurprisingly, the world’s fastest humans are