Genghis Khan ( 1206-1227 AD)
The fearsome emperor and founder of the Mughal Empire are at the top of our list of the seven richest people in history with a net worth amounting to hundreds of trillions of dollars between 1206 and 1227.
He led his armies on a brutal assault of all of his neighboring kingdoms winning all of his battles in all he conquered over 12 millions square miles of territory controlling most of Central Asia and China.
He usually slaughtered on a large scale the local inhabitants of the kingdoms that he conquered and took over all their wealth possessions which combined with the value of the land makes him by far the wealthiest person in history.
That’s our list of the top seven richest people in history.