Long Island's richest people
Seven Long Island residents made Forbes' list of richest people in the world.
Undated photo of Louis Bacon in London.
Kenneth Langone, president and chief executive officer with Invemed Associates Inc. and co-founder of Home Depot Inc., poses for a portrait in New York. (Aug. 25, 2008)
Billionaire investment banker Kenneth Langone speaks during a news conference. (Dec. 14, 2012)
An undated handout company photograph shows Julian H. Robertson Jr., chairman, president, chief executive officer and co-founder of Tiger Management LLC. Tiger Management, billionaire hedge fund manager Julian Robertson and Emil Henry Jr. said they started a private equity firm to invest in infrastructure in North America and Europe.
File photo of Charles Dolan.
File image of Ira Rennert and his wife Ingeborg.
File photo of Long Island's Ira Rennert.
American billionaire Ira Leon Rennert attends the opening night gala for the New York Philharmonic. (Sept 17, 2008)
James and Marilyn Simons, who donated $150 million to Stony Brook University. (Dec. 14, 2011)
James Simons, who donated $150 million to Stony Brook University, after a press conference with Andrew Governor Como and other elected officials. (Dec. 14, 2011)
James Simons addresses a gathering at the new Simons Center for Geometry and Physics at the Stony Brook University. The building was started by a gift from the James and Marilyn Simons Foundation. (Oct. 26, 2010)