Rumoured Bitcoin Rich list

Although none of the individuals below have publicly stated how many bitcoins they own, these are the rumoured numbers according to CNBC. We have decided to put this into a visualisation so you could see how their money grew over time

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Winklevoss Twins

91,666.66 coins

Winklevoss twins Cameron and Tyler are most prominent. In April 2013, the Winklevoss twins had $11 million in bitcoin at $120 a coin.

Winklevoss Twins Bitcoin worth at above dates


Roger Ver

300,000 coins

An early bitcoin investor nicknamed "Bitcoin Jesus" for his enthusiasm for the digital currency, is rumored to have about 300,000 bitcoins.

Roger Ver Bitcoin worth at above dates


Tim Draper

30,000 coins

Bought nearly 30,000 bitcoins in a 2014 U.S. Marshals Service auction of coins seized from Silk Road, a now defunct online marketplace that sold illegal goods.

Tim Draper Bitcoin worth at above dates


Chamath Palihapitiya

25,000 coins

A former Facebook executive and one of the owners of the Golden State Warriors, owned the equivalent of $5 million in bitcoin in October 2013, according to TechCrunch. One bitcoin was worth about $200 then, according to CoinDesk, meaning Palihapitiya had roughly 25,000 bitcoins.

Chamath Palihapitiya Bitcoin worth at above dates


Satoshi Nakamoto

980,000 coins

Finally, it's worth noting that the anonymous founder of bitcoin known as "Satoshi Nakamoto" has 980,000 bitcoins, based on widely accepted analysis by Sergio Demian Lerner. That puts Nakamoto at the top of the bitcoin rich list.

Satoshi Nakamoto Bitcoin worth at above dates


None of the individuals above have publicly stated how many bitcoins they own.
Source: CNBC