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Two Oklahomans on billionaires list

NEW YORK (AP) -- Two Oklahomans appear on Forbes magazine's 2006 rankings of the world's richest people.

The list of the world's 793 billionaires includes Oklahomans George Kaiser and David Green.

The 63-year-old Kaiser was listed as being worth $4.4-billion. He made his money in oil, gas and banking. He was Number 140 on the list.

The 64-year-old Green is Number 382 on the list with $2-billion in assets. Green made his money through Hobby Lobby, a chain of stores that sells hobby and craft items.

Microsoft founder Bill Gates was again the world's richest man for the 12th year running with a net worth of $50-billion.
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