For years, Microsoft founder Bill Gates had the crown of being the world's richest man. Now Jeff Bezos became the richest man in the world. Bezos defeated Bill Gates in terms of money. Although it will be interesting to see how long Bezos stays on top. It is important to point out here that Jeff Bezos had beaten Bill Gates earlier also, but after a while, he moved to the second position. Amazon shares opened up eight percent on Friday morning. This increased Jeff Bezos' net worth by seven billion dollars. This fluctuation of the stock market has also altered the list of the world's wealthiest people.

Jeff Bezos Success Story

The story of Jeff Bezos's success is similar to the rest of the industrialists. Jeff Bezos set a different path for his career. In the early days, he used to sell books through the Internet, but later it became the world's largest e-commerce company called Amazon and this company gradually started selling all kinds of products in the market. Amazon is the largest e-commerce company in the world today. Before knowing about the Amazon company, it is important to know the circumstances that pulled Jeff Bezos into the business world. Bezos was born in 1964 in New Texas. Jeff's maternal grandfather was a big landowner, he owned 101 kilometers of land. His mother was only 17 years old when Jeff Bezos was born. The matrimonial relationship of his parents lasted for only one year.

Jeff Bezos often traveled to Texas during the summer vacation. He used to work in his fields. This is where his interest in science shifted. He made an alarm in his childhood. Bezos kept this alarm secretly in the room so that his younger siblings stayed away from him. Bezos wanted to be lonely. He entered Princeton University to study physics, but soon grew tired of it and again he switched to computer science and then graduated in electrical engineering and computer science.

Bezos founded in 1994, after touring the entire country from New York to Seattle. They used to write Amazon's business plan on the way during the tour. He started this company from his garage. He became a prominent dot-com entrepreneur and billionaire on his own work with Amazon. In 2004, he founded a startup company called Blue Origin called Human Space Flight. He also has a keen interest in space science.

In 2013, Bezos announced the purchase of the Washington Post at 250 million Dosser. Not only that, but he also has a share in the Google company. Bezos's close friends tell him that he pays attention to every small thing. Whether it is a contract letter or an Amazon press release. According to Jeff, there is not much difference between a company and a human being. Both have to build credibility and work hard to get things right.