The World’s Top 8 Most Powerful Newspaper Billionaires

Top Newspaper Billionaires

Who are the world’s top newspaper billionaires? Many newspaper owners are in the billionaire club. Here are 8 of them in no particular order.

1Jeff Bezos

Washington Post

2Warren Buffett

Omaha World-Herald

3Carlos Slim

16.8% of The New York Times

4Rupert Murdoch

The Wall Street Journal, New York Post, The Daily Telegraph, Herald Sun, etc.

5Friede Springer

Bild, Die Welt (Germany)

6Michael R. Bloomberg

Businessweek and Bloomberg News.

7James K. Irving

Telegraph-Journal (Canada)

8Peter Barbey

Reading Eagle Company