J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling became the first person to become a billionaire by writing books

J.K. Rowling became the first person to become a billionaire by writing books. However, she also lost her billionaire status because she donated so much money to charity. In 2004, Forbes named Rowling as the first person to become a U.S.-dollar billionaire by writing books, the second-richest female entertainer and the 1,062nd richest person in […]

Hong Kong billionaire has offered $65m to any who marry his daughter

Hong Kong billionaire has offered $65m to any who marry his daughter

Hong Kong billionaire has offered $65m to any man able to woo and marry his lesbian daughter A well-known Hong Kong billionaire has offered $65m (£40m) to any man able to woo and marry his lesbian daughter. Property and shipping tycoon Cecil Chao publicly promised the “”marriage bounty”” after reports emerged that his daughter had […]