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Meet Three Billionaires That Live in Middle Tennessee

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You might know it, but Tennessee is home to billionaires. Yup. Spelled with a "B" at the front.

Elsewhere in the state, there's Fred Smith in Memphis who owns Fedex. The Haslam brothers (one our former governor) are billionaires for owning travel stops.

But there are several billionaires that call the Nashville area home. Let's meet them.

Allen And Company Annual Meeting Draws Top Business Leaders To Sun Valley, Idaho

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Thomas Frist is the richest man in Tennessee. Calling Nashville home, he is part of the Frist family fortune (see Frist Art Museum, etc). He's worth 21 billion dollars.

Where does the money come from? Healthcare. HCA hospitals.

90th Birthday Celebration For Nashville's War Memorial Auditorium

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Martha Ingram (and family) are also billionaires with 4.3 million of them dollar bills, y'all. Martha lives in Nashville and they made their money in book distribution and transportation.

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Jon Yarbrough lives in Franklin. Jon has an estimated worth of 3.1 billion dollars. His money comes from suppling gambling video games to casinos.

In our exhaustive 2 second search of the internet, we think he might be single. So if you're looking for a sugar daddy....

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