Being rich has its perks. A lavish lifestyle, living in great mansions and traveling via expensive cars and jets are all part of the handsome deal. Now, buying a Bentley or Porsche is by no means a tough job for the rich and the powerful; but can money buy love! A look at some of the stunning and in certain cases much younger wives of billionaires around the world proves that there is barely anything that money can’t buy.
#1. Guy Laliberte and Claudia Barilla
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If getting the billionaire status purely by being a professional poker player was not good enough, Guy Laliberte has also had a huge stroke of luck in the department of love. The man whose net worth is $2.6 billion has an extremely hot wife Claudia Barilla.
#2. Phil Ruffin and Oleksandra Nikolayenko
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When you have a capital worth $2.4 billion then evidently looks and age fly out of the window. It was certainly in the case of Phil Ruffin, 81 who is married to a much younger Former Miss Ukraine Universe.
#3. Ernesto Bertarelli and Kirsty Roper
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He is a Swiss businessman whose company, Serono hit the jackpot after discovering a hormone to treat women suffering from infertility issues. He found his love in 1988 Miss UK.
#4. John Paul Dejoria and Eloise Broady
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Co-founder of the Paul Mitchell line of hair products and owner of The Patron Spirits, Billionaire John Paul Dejoria found love in a former playmate that appeared in Playboy in April 1988.
#5. Larry Page and Lucy Southworth
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Larry Page is one the co-founders of Google and being a geek himself it’s no surprise he found love in an equally intelligent woman Lucy Southworth. Apart from being stunning, she holds an M.S. in Science from Oxford.
#6. Mariah Carey and James Packer
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The diva was desired by many but it was billionaire James Packer who managed to win her heart. The marriage was short lived though as James grew frustrated of Mariah’s spendthrift ways.
#7. Larry Ellison and Melanie Craft
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He is among the top 5 richest people in the USA and has a net worth that will make you dizzy. Finding love was though hard for the founder of the software giant Oracle and all his marriages ended up in divorce. Everyone hoped that his romance with stunner Melanie Craft who is also a romance novelist would last but alas! It wasn’t so. He is currently dating Nikita Kahn, another stunner.
#8. Harvey Weinstein and Georgina Chapman
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The man who produced hits like Pulp Fiction, The Crying Game, and Clerks, Chairman of the Weinstein Co. is undoubtedly rolling in money. He is a famous name in Hollywood and is married to a strikingly beautiful Georgina Chapman who is 24 years his junior.
#9. Rupert Murdoch and Wendi Deng
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When you have a whopping $12.3 billion to your name, finding love is by no means a hard task. It certainly seems to be so in the case of Rupert Murdoch who has been married a few times. He has finally settled with Jerry Faye Hall but it was his marriage to the beautiful Wendi Deng that made media headlines and created a huge controversy. Their divorce was perhaps one of the most expensive ever.
#10. Donald Trump and Melania Knauss
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It would not be an exaggeration to call them 'the golden couple' of the decade. Donald Trump is a billionaire with a net worth of $3.7 billion and a popular cultural figure with an impressive IMDb list. He also happens to be the President of USA. This controversial and rich tycoon has been previously married twice but finally found love with the beautiful Slovenian.
#11. Francois-Henri Pinault and Salma Hayek
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When you have a net worth of $15 million, no dreams are impossible including marrying a much younger woman who is hailed to be one of the sexiest living people. Francois-Henri Pinault, the CEO of Groupes Artemis and King married Salma in 2009.
#12. Mukesh Ambani and Nita Ambani
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He is the richest man in India and a major stakeholder in a company named Reliance Industries Limited and married to a beautiful Nita Ambani. The couple has two children.
#13. Sumner Redstone and Malia Andelin
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Being a billion dollar mogul can get you anything, even a 20 something hot wife, at the age of 93.
#14. Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan
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The young billionaire found love with Priscilla and the couple have a beautiful daughter together.
#15. Prince Al- Waleed Bin Talal and Princess Ameera Al-Taweel
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He is the grandson of the first Saudi king, Ibn Saud and has a net worth of $17.3 billion. The prince fell in love with the beautiful Ameera Al-Taweel but her progressive ways were too much for the conservative billionaire.
#16. Evan Spiegel and Miranda Kerr
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When you are young, handsome and have a billion dollars in your bank account, it’s not hard to land up a hot supermodel wife like Miranda Kerr.
#17. Brian Chesky and Elissa Patel
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Ever heard of a billionaire finding love on Tinder? Meet Brian Chesky who has a net worth of $3.3 billion and is the founder of Airbnb, he met his Indian girlfriend on the famous social network.
#18. James Clark and Kristy Hinze Clark
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The wife of the co-founder of Silicon Graphic is a stunner.
#19. Drew Houston and CeCe Chang
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Once among one of the most eligible bachelors in the world and also a billionaire, Drew Houston is married to the beautiful and fellow techie CeCe Chang.
#20. Dirk Ziff and Natasha Bacigalupo
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He has a net worth of $4.8 billion and is the eldest son of media magnate William Ziff Jr. He met his wife, Natasha Bacigalupo, a reporter for Forbes Magazine when she came to interview him.
#21. Elon Musk and Amber Heard
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Elon Musk is the founder and CEO of SpaceX and has been married thrice. He recently found love with Amber Heard.
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