Alice Walton: Billionaire Heiress of Walmart

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Alice Walton is an American billionaire heiress, born on October 7, 1949, in Newport, Arkansas. She is the daughter of Walmart founder Sam Walton and was ranked the richest woman in the world in 2021, with an estimated net worth of $61.8 billion, according to Forbes.

Early Life and Education

Alice Walton was born and raised in Arkansas, where she attended Bentonville High School. She later attended Trinity University, where she studied economics and finance. After college, she worked briefly as an equity analyst and money manager before pursuing her passion for art.

Career and Achievements

Alice Walton is known for her philanthropic work and love of art. In 2011, she founded the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Arkansas, which showcases a collection of American art from the Colonial period to the present day. She has also donated millions of dollars to various charitable causes, including education, healthcare, and the environment.

In addition to her work in the art world, Alice Walton is also heavily involved in the family business, Walmart. She serves on the board of directors and is one of the company’s largest shareholders.

Personal Life

Alice Walton has been married twice and has one child. She currently resides in Texas.


Name Alice Walton
Born October 7, 1949
Country United States
Sector Retail
Companies Walmart
Net Worth $61.8 billion
Forbes URL
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