Former President Donald Trump’s name has dropped from Forbes’ list of richest Americans.
Trump’s worth is listed at $2.5 billion, according to the latest Forbes 400 list released Tuesday, about $400 million short of the cutoff.
The former president ranked 339 in 2020, the final year he made the list.
The former President peaked at #71 on Forbes list in 2003. Now, he’s about $400 million short of the “400.” https://t.co/BQ8BGCAwIx
— WECT News (@wectnews) October 6, 2021
While Trump still holds significant wealth, the omission marks the first time in 25 years Trump has missed the list, according to The Hill.
For the first time in 25 years, Trump was not on Forbes’ list of the “400 Richest” in the USA. https://t.co/ozOnW0EJYy
— EZISNEWS (@esiznews_com) October 5, 2021
Forbes noted his refusal to divest may have cost him $2 billion.
Forbes: “His refusal to divest… cost him $2 billion.” https://t.co/TolOQiWZg0
— Jim Acosta (@Acosta) October 5, 2021
Amazon’s founder Jeff Bezos ranked first with $201 billion. Bezos was followed by Tesla founder Elon Musk with $ 190.5 billion, with Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg third at $ 134.5 billion.
The ranking may have dropped Trump, but his influence certainly has not weakened among Americans. Many continue to hope he runs for president again in 2024 in a comeback bide for the White House.