Famous People Who Made It From Poor To Rich


Larry Ellison – another dropout proved dynamite!

Larry was born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1994 to a single mother. After his mother died, he was raised by his aunt and uncle in Chicago. His aunt died, and Larry dropped out of college and moved to California.

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He founded Software Development Labs and was awarded a contract to build a database management system – which they called Oracle – for the CIA. IBM went on to use Oracle and soon Larry renamed the company after its top product. And so, Oracle, the famous software giant was born. His net worth: $59.9-billion