Liliane Bettencourt

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Liliane Bettencourt
Liliane Bettencourt Portrait Painting Collage By Danor Shtruzman.jpg
Born Liliane Henriette Charlotte Schueller[1]
(1922-10-21)21 October 1922
Paris, France
Died 21 September 2017(2017-09-21) (aged 94)
Paris, France
Occupation Principal shareholder of L'Oréal
Net worth Increase US$ 30 billion (2013)[2]
Spouse(s) André Bettencourt (m. 1950–2007)
(his death)
Children Françoise Bettencourt Meyers
Parent(s) Eugene Schueller
Louise Doncieux

Liliane Henriette Charlotte Schueller, married name Bettencourt (21 October 1922 – 21 September 2017), was a French heiress, socialite, businesswoman and philanthropist.

She was one of the principal shareholders of L'Oréal. According to Forbes, she was the richest woman in the world, making her the tenth richest person in the world with a net worth of US$36.4 billion, as of the 2015 version of "The World's Billionaires".[3]

Bettencourt was born on 21 October 1922 in Paris, France. She was married to André Bettencourt from 1950 until his death in 2007. They had one child, a daughter, Françoise. Bettencourt lived and died in Paris.

Bettencourt died in Paris, France on 21 September 2017 at the age of 94.[4]

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  1. Sergio A. Berumen; Karen Arriaza Ibarra (2008). Treinta inmensas fortunas y cómo se hicieron (in Spanish). Madrid: Ecobook. p. 46. ISBN 8496877043. OCLC 230234417. Retrieved 2012-11-27. 
  2. #17 Liliane Bettencourt, Forbes, 10 March 2011. Retrieved 11 March 2011.
  3. https://www.forbes.com/profile/liliane-bettencourt/
  4. "L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at 94". BBC.com. 21 September 2017. Retrieved 21 September 2017. 

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