The 6 Richest People in Tennessee


Forbes Magazine came out with it's list of the 400 richest Americans for 2018

6 of those on the list are in Tennessee. Most, are in the Nashville area. While the richest Americans are pretty familiar to anyone who sees a news feed (#1 Jeff Bezo - Amazon, #2 Bill Gates - Microsoft, #3 Warren Buffet - Berkshire-Hathaway), but those in Tennessee are a little more low-profile.

So let's get to know the billionaires amongst us, how much they're worth, and how they made their money.

Thomas F. Frist, III - photo: Getty Images

Thomas F. Frist, III - photo: Getty Images

Martha Ingram - photo: Getty Images

Martha Ingram - photo: Getty Images

Fred Smith - photo: Getty Images

Fred Smith - photo: Getty Images

He also owns the Cleveland Browns.

He also owns the Cleveland Browns.

Jimmy Haslam - photo: Getty Images

Jimmy Haslam - photo: Getty Images

Getty Images

Getty Images

Jon Yarboro - Casino Video Games - Photo: Getty Images

Jon Yarboro - Casino Video Games - Photo: Getty Images

There you go. Enjoy going through your car's seat cushions to find an extra quarter so you can super-size those fries.