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Christy Walton

Co-Chair, Children's Scholarship Fund
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Net worth 2018: $6.72 Billion
Residence: Jackson, Wyoming
Country: United States
BirthDay: 8 February 1949
Sigh: Pisces
Children: 1
BIOGRAPHY

Christy Walton was bornon 8 February 1949 in Jackson, Wyoming, United States, is Co-Chair, Children's Scholarship Fund. Christy Walton is #223 in List Billionaires People In The World. Christy Walton married into what became the richest family in the world: Wal-Mart's Waltons. She inherited her fortune when her husband, John Walton, died in a 2005 plane crash. She received about one-sixth of his fortune, mostly stakes in Wal-Mart, First Solar and Arvest Bank. Her son, Lukas Walton, inherited roughly one-third of John's estate and is also a billionaire. She leads a very private life in Jackson, Wyoming.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2009

$21.5 Billion

2010

$24 Billion

2011

$24.5 Billion

2012

$27.9 Billion

2013

$35.4 Billion

2014

$38 Billion

2015

$30.2 Billion

2016

$5.6 Billion

2017

$5.4 Billion

2018

$6.72 Billion

TIMELINE
2015

In 2015, an analysis of court documents by Bloomberg revealed that Christy Walton was in fact US$27

2014

As of March 2014, she and her family (not including her two brothers-in-law and a sister-in-law) had an estimated net worth of $36

2012

The film premiered at the Plaza Theatre in El Paso, Texas on September 17, 2012 and received a general release in February 2013

2010

Filming wrapped in Santa Fe, New Mexico in late 2010

2009

Variety reported on March 2, 2009 that Christy Walton had set up a production company called Tenaja Productions to finance a film adaptation of Bless Me, Ultima, a popular Chicano coming of age novel

2007

In 2007, her family's foundation donated as much as $1

2006

In 2006, Walton donated her own old Victorian home which was built in 1896 for former National City, California postmaster Oliver Noyes and is of historical significance, to the International Community Foundation - Center for Cross-Border Philanthropy

2005

In June 2005, it was incorrectly reported that she inherited her husband's fortune of US$18

1970

on Thanksgiving morning in 1970, Christy Ruth Walton, then Tallant, was arrested at a residence in the north end of Palm Springs by police who were conducting a dawn raid on a property being used by a suspected burglary gang

1949

Christy Ruth Walton (née Tallant; born February 8, 1949) is the widow of John T

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