Meet Maryland’s Billionaires

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Forbes just came out with its Richest People in America list, and we combed through it, looking for Maryland names. If you’re looking for someone local to envy/resent/marry (choose your own reaction to extreme wealth!), here are some local options:

Kevin Plank

Age: 41

Lives in: Lutherville, MD

$$ from: sweat-wicking (Under Armour)

Just how rich?: $1.7 billion

How he spends it: horses

Bill Marriott, Jr.

Age: 81

Lives in: Potomac, MD

$$ from: hotels (inherited)

Just how rich?: $1.9 billion

How he spends it: Republicans

 

Richard Marriott

Age: 74

Lives in: Potomac, MD

$$ from: hotels (inherited)

Just how rich?: $2 billion

How he spends it: On English castles

 

Stephen Bisciotti

Age: 53

Lives in: Millersville, MD

$$ from: football (go Ravens!!)

Just how rich?: $2.1 billion

How he spends it: yachts

 

Bernard Saul II

Age: 81

Lives in: Chevy Chase, MD

$$ from: real estate (inherited)

Just how rich?: $2.2 billion

How he spends it: “quietly”

 

David Rubenstein

Age: 64

Lives in: Bethesda, MD

$$ from: private equity (Carlyle Group)

Just how rich?: $2.6 billion

How he spends it: the Magna Carta

 

Mitchell Rales

Age: 57

Lives in: Potomac, MD

$$ from: Danahar (manufacturing)

Just how rich?: $3.5 billion

How he spends it: On a rad-sounding contemporary art museum

 

Ted Lerner

Age: 87

Lives in: Chevy Chase, MD

$$ from:  building shopping malls in the DC suburbs

Just how rich?: $4 billion

How he spends it: on a so-so baseball team

 



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