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    Kanye West.
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    Chris Gardner...pursuit of happyness was based on his life
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    Richard Branson
    Alan Sugar
    Lakshmi Mittal
    Roman Abramovich
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    Fictional

    Heathcliff - Wuthering Heights
    Abel Magwitch - Great Expectations

    (both horrible books)
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    My mum.
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    The Queen.

    / joking
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    (Original post by Le Masquerador.)
    Bin Man.

    Poor > Rich > Poor

    Brilliant cycle.
    wow! great story !!
    Such a Crazy/Dumb Guy :facepalm:
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    jade goody
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    The Trotters- of Only fools and horses fame.
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    Duncan Bannatyne
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    Cain and Abel from Jeffrey Archer's book.
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    (Original post by HIMYM)
    I need the name of people (fiction or reality) who went from being poor to rich ?

    Thanks guys
    Jane Eyre.
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    Used to live on a council state, solely on on benefits. Now she is worth billions.

    Twelfth richest woman in Great Britain. :daydreaming:
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    every rapper.... in the whoooole world.

    some quotes:
    "i grew up surounded by smack, now im throwing hundredz"
    "i grew up in the ghetto, now i ride a fast car... boom chi, boom boom chi."
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    Barack Obama

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    (Original post by AP1989)
    Rubbish.
    Sorry which part is rubbish?
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    (Original post by LibraryHomeCinema)
    Branson isn't the best example. He was given over £1 million to set up a company by his father. He went from rich to richer.

    Bill Gates went from zero to crazy wealthy.
    Bill Gates came from an incredibly rich family. He went to one of the best private schools in the US.
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    Quite a few footballers too,
    Google,- there are loads of people!
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    (Original post by LibraryHomeCinema)
    Sorry which part is rubbish?
    The bit in bold about Bill Gates, which lovely_me has also picked up on.
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