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Check out this list of the richest royals in the world. We regularly see royalty in the media with their money, pomp, and circumstance, but just how much money do the wealthiest royals actually have? After all, how financially powerful is the Queen of England compared to say, Bill Gates? Which is the richest royal family on the planet? These are burning questions that this list answers.

Many of the people on this list are some of the most well known royals in the world. Their fame, naturally, is superceded by their fortunes. These people are some of the richest on Earth.

So how rich then are the members of the world's royal families compared to each other? All your questions will be answered in the list below.

Bhumibol Adulyadej is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Richest Royals in the World
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The King of Thailand was reportedly worth more than $30 billion when he was alive.

Age: Dec. at 88 (1927-2016)

Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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Hassanal Bolkiah is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Richest Royals in the World
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The Sultan of Brunei was said to be worth around $20 billion.

Age: 72

Birthplace: Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei

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Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud
Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Al Sau... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Richest Royals in the World
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It is believed that his family's total net worth is around $1.4 trillion

Age: Dec. at 90 (1924 - 2015)

Birthplace: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Richest Royals in the World
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President of the United Arab Emirates, Emir of Abu Dhabi, is reportedly worth around $15 billion.

Age: 71

Birthplace: Al Ain, United Arab Emirates