Most of us can only imagine what it’s like to be born into royalty, or born into a family with billions in wealth earned a few generations before you were born. But with the advent of social media and in particular Instagram, we can get a glimpse into what some of the richest families and their offspring do with their time and inherited money with a look at the following billionaire heiresses.
Some of these heiresses choose to stay busy working, becoming entrepreneurs and making their own mark on the world and in business. Others born rich and beautiful start successful modeling careers and travel the world in first class style on their way to photo shoots and fashion shows in Paris, Milan and other exotic locales.
How would you spend your time and money if you knew you had access to billions or even multi-millions of dollars for the rest of your life? We can only dream and get a small glimpse on social media into the lifestyles of some of the richest and most famous families in America and around the world.
Holly Branson – $3.8 billion
As you might gather by the last name, Holly Branson’s famous father, Sir Richard Branson, founder of dozens of companies including Virgin Atlantic Airways and Virgin Galactic, has given her about $3.8 billion in net worth. But you won’t find Holly sitting back relaxing on her father’s own Necker Island enjoying the good life. Instead, Holly went to medical school, studied neurology and worked at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in England. Recently, she co-authored a book titled, WEconomy: You Can Find Meaning, Make A Living, and Change the World.
Talita Von Furstenberg – $2 billion
Princess Talita Natasha von Fürstenberg is the granddaughter of fashion designers Diane von Fürstenberg and Prince Egon von Fürstenberg. The 18 year old American-born princess is currently a fashion model and has been featured in Teen Vogue magazine. Her Instagram page has 130k followers.
Amanda Hearst – $8.7 billion – 15 Billionaire Heiresses on Instagram
Heiress, Amanda Hearst is the great granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst who built a media conglomerate, the Hearst Corporation. She is the a niece of Patty Hearst and stepdaughter of novelist Jay McInerney.
Hearst has worked as a model, editor and activist. She is the founder of Friends of Finn, an organization dedicated to stopping the inhumane treatment of dogs in puppy mills.
Dorothy Wang – $3.2 billion
This heiress, worth approximately $3.2 billion is the daughter of former chairman and CEO of Golden Eagle International Group. Her dad He made the list of Forbes magazine 400 Richest Americans. She’s one of the stars of “Rich Kids Of Beverly Hills” and makes the most of her Instagram account with 1 million followers.
Tamara Ecclestone – $3.5 billion
Tamara Ecclestone is a British model, socialite, TV personality and reality TV star in England. He father is the former chief executive of the Formula One Group, Bernie Ecclestone. She made her TV debut in 2006 presenting the Red Bull Air Race World Championship for Channel 4 in England. She posed for Playboy magazine in May 2013. Her ex-fiance was sentenced to four years in jail for attempted blackmail when he threatened to reveal her, “intimate secrets” to the media in 2013.
Chloe Green – $5.25 billion – 15 Billionaire Heiresses on Instagram
Chloe Green, 26, is the daughter of British retail billionaire businessman Sir Philip Green. Sir Philip Green owns the British retail empire, Arcadia Group which owns popular brands like Topshop and Miss Selfridge. Chloe designs the clothes and created her own label, CJG (Chloe Jade Green). She has 200k followers on Instagram.
Ariana Rockefeller – Net Worth $2.8 billion
In America, the name Rockefeller connotes the idea of generations of wealth, privilege and a legacy of philanthropic activity. Ariana Rockefeller, (34) is the great-great granddaughter of Standard Oil founder John D. Rockefeller.
She is a well-known socialite in New York City and supports a number of philanthropic projects. Rockefeller launched her own fashion brand in 2014 called “Ariana Rockefeller New York.”
Kitty Spencer – $154 million
Lady Kitty Spencer is oldest daughter of Princess Diana’s brother, Earl Charles Spencer and former model Victoria Lockwood. Her family is reportedly worth $154 million. The 27 year old has taken up modeling recently landing a dream gig, starring in Dolce & Gabbana’s Spring/ Summer 2018 ad campaign. A distant part of the royal family, Lady Kitty posts frequently for her 67k followers on Instagram. She has been called, one of the “most eligible girls in England.”
Lianna Perdis – $200 million – 15 Billionaire Heiresses on Instagram
Lianna Perdis is the daughter and heir of a cosmetics empire built by her father, Australian makeup artist Napoleon Perdis. Lianna has created her own line of cosmetics products and has entrepreneurial ambitions of her own. Her glamorous Instagram account has 70k followers.
Princess Maria-Olympia of Greece: Net worth unknown
Twenty-three year old Princess Maria Olympia Of Greece is the only daughter of Pavlos, Crown Prince of Greece and Crown Princess Marie-Chantal of Greece although she has never lived in Greece and doesn’t speak the language. She is also a member of the Danish Royal Family, on her father’s side. She’s lived in London and New York City. Her Instagram account has over 134k followers.
Isabel Getty – $5 billion
Isabel Getty is the great-granddaughter of American oil tycoon, Jean Paul Getty which has one of the most prominent family names in American wealth and philanthropy.
Her cousins are Princess Olympia of Greece and Talita von Fürstenberg so she’s actually a double heiress. She an aspiring musician, writing, singing and playing the guitar under her stage name, Izzy Getty.
Charlotte Casiraghi – $5.7 billion – 15 Billionaire Heiresses on Instagram
Charlotte Marie Pomeline Casiraghi (31), is the second child of Caroline, Princess of Hanover, and Stefano Casiraghi, an Italian industrialist. She is ninth in line to the throne of Monaco. Casiraghi lives a fairly private life and has had stints in modeling, journalism and serves as the official equestrian “ambassador” of the Gucci label.
Anna Anissimova – $1.49 billion
Anna Anissimova is the daughter of a Russian billionaire amassed a fortune in metal trading. After relocating to America from Russia for safety reasons, she splits her time between New York City and a home in the Pacific Palisades in Southern California. Anissimova has said she resents being called, “The Russian Paris Hilton” and doesn’t feel like the comparison is fair. Anissimova has pursued acting, modeling and real estate. She is married to film producer, Peter Schafer.
Aerin Lauder – $2.6 billion
Aerin Lauder is an heiress to the famous Estée Lauder companies which owns brands like Clinique, MAC Cosmetics, Origins, DKNY, Aveda in addition to its own namesake cosmetics, fragrance and hair care products. She owns millions of shares in the Estée Lauder Company and founded her own brand called, AERIN which sells home decor and beauty products.
Dylan Lauren – $2 billion – 15 Billionaire Heiresses on Instagram
Lauren is the founder of Dylan’s Candy Bar, a growing chain of candy stores inspired by the movie, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. Her father is one of the most iconic fashion designers in history, Ralph Lauren who is worth an estimated $6.3 billion according to Forbes. Dylan recently published a book titled, Unwrap Your Sweet Life.