Who are the three richest people in the United States?

According to Forbes magazine’s 1992 list of richest Americans, they are:

William Henry Gates 3rd ($6.3 billion)
John Werner Kluge ($5.5 billion)
Helen Walton, S. Robson Walton, Jim C. Walton, John T. Walton, Alice L. Walton (tied at $5.1 billion each)

Gates is the founder of Microsoft Corporation, the world’s largest personal computer software company.

Kluge is an entertainment tycoon.

The Waltons are heirs of Sam Walton, the late founder of Wal-Mart.

Where does Ross Perot rank on the list?

Forbes puts him at Number 19, with an estimated net worth of $2.4 billion.