Two Oklahomans make Forbes ' rich list'


Friday, September 24th 2004, 3:34 pm
By: News On 6


Forbes Magazine says two Oklahomans are among the wealthiest people in the country.

Tulsan George Kaiser is worth an estimated $4-billion, which makes him the 43rd richest American. Kaiser owns Kaiser-Francis Oil Company and is the chairman of BOK Financial Corporation, which is the parent company of Bank of Oklahoma.

The man who owns Hobby Lobby, David Green, is number 234 on the list of 400 people. He lives in Oklahoma City and is worth an estimated $1.2-billion.

And, in case you were wondering, number one on the list is Microsoft founder Bill Gates with an estimated worth of $48-billion.