Jeff Bezos Net Worth, Life Story, Business, Age, Family Wiki & Faqs

Jeff Bezos Net Worth, Life Story, Business, Age, Family Wiki & Faqs

Jeff Bezos "The Richest Person of the World" is an American philanthropist, businessman, and space explorer who is probably best-known for creating the #1 eCommerce website in the world.

Jeff Bezos Biography (wiki):

Full Name (real name) Jeffrey Preston Bezos
Nickname or Other Names Jeff Bezos
Profession Businessman
Gender Male
Date of Birth and Age January 12, 1964
Age (as of 2023) 59 years old
Birthplace Mexico, U.S
Nationality United States
Ethnicity White
Religion Christian
Spouse n/a
Zodiac Sign Capricorn

Jeff Bezos Net Worth 2023:

Jeff Bezos is the founder, chief executive officer, president, and chairman of the board of He first surpassed Bill Gates in terms of wealth in July 2017. He was the richest person in the world without interruption between October 2017 and January 2021. Here's how much Jeff Bezos is worth today:

Jeff Bezos's Net Worth is $182 Billion (the #1 richest man in the world)

Early Life

Jeff Bezos's relentless drive and ambition likely came from his new father, who was raised in a Catholic mission. Mike Bezos always strove to better himself, learning English and working various odd jobs to pay for his education at the University of New Mexico at Albuquerque. 

After college, he became an engineer with Exxon Corporation, causing the family to move to Texas. After several years, another job transfer brought them to Florida, where Jeff Bezos attended Palmetto High School in Miami. Bezos was popular in school and became class president and valedictorian in his senior year.

Family Tree

Bezos was born on January 12, 1964, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to a teenage mother, Jacklyn Gise Jorgensen, and his biological father, Ted Jorgensen. The Jorgensens were married for less than a year. When Bezos was 4 years old, his mother remarried Mike Bezos, a Cuban immigrant.

Father Name Ted Jorgensen
Mother Name Jacklyn Jorgensen
Brother Name Mark
Sister Name Christina
Spouse Name n/a
Children Yes

Education and Certificates

Bezos graduated from Princeton University in 1986 with a degree in computer science and electrical engineering. Bezos showed an early interest in how things work, turning his parents' garage into a laboratory and rigging electrical contraptions around his house as a child.

He moved to Miami with his family as a teenager, where he developed a love for computers and graduated valedictorian of his high school. It was during high school that he started his first business, the Dream Institute, an educational summer camp for fourth, fifth and sixth graders.

Height and Weight

Here you can read about Jeff Bezos's height and weight, as he was 5ft 8in (173 cm, 1.73 m) tall in height and 75 kg (165 lbs) in weight. 

Social Media Profiles

You can be in contact with Jeff Bezos and get the latest updates about his career and more on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter.


Entrepreneur and e-commerce pioneer Jeff Bezos is the founder and CEO of the e-commerce company Amazon, owner of The Washington Post and founder of the space exploration company Blue Origin. His successful business ventures have made him one of the richest people in the world. Born in 1964 in New Mexico, Bezos had an early love of computers and studied computer science and electrical engineering at Princeton University. After graduation, he worked on Wall Street, and in 1990 he became the youngest senior vice president at the investment firm D.E. Shaw. 

Four years later, Bezos quit his lucrative job to open, an online bookstore that became one of the Internet's biggest success stories. In 2013, Bezos purchased The Washington Post, and in 2017 Amazon acquired Whole Foods. In February 2021, Amazon announced that Bezos will step down as CEO in the third quarter of the year.

Awards and Achievements

Jeff Bezos is an American entrepreneur who played a key role in the growth of e-commerce as the founder and chief executive officer of, Inc., an online merchant of books and later of a wide variety of products.

Interesting Facts and FAQs

  • Bezos had a cameo role in "Star Trek Beyond."
  • He became a self-made billionaire in 1999 at 35 years old.

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Jeff Bezos Net Worth, Life Story, Business, Age, Family Wiki & Faqs

Jeff Bezos Net Worth, Life Story, Business, Age, Family Wiki & Faqs

Jeff Bezos Net Worth, Life Story, Business, Age, Family Wiki & Faqs

Jeff Bezos Net Worth, Life Story, Business, Age, Family Wiki & Faqs

Jeff Bezos has a net worth of $182 billion. As of this writing, that makes him the richest person in the world. He is the founder and CEO of He lost $36 billion of his fortune as a result of his divorce from MacKenzie Bezos, who instantly became one of the 25 richest people in the world with the settlement.