David Koch, one of the world’s richest people, dies at 79
The Koch family took the third place in the world’s richest families rating in 2018.
Billionaire and one of the richest people in the world, David Koch, 79, died in the United States. NBC reports this with reference to the brother of the businessman.
“It is with a heavy heart that I announce the passing of my brother David,” Charles Koch said in a statement.
David Koch was one of the leaders of the Koch Industries Corporation engaged in manufactures, trades, invests, refines, chemical, artificial fibers and plastics.
The Koch family took the third place in the richest families ranking in 2018. Brothers Charles and David are sons of the founder of Koch Industries, Fred Koch. Their fortune is estimated at $ 125 billion.
Two adults and three children became infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) during treatment in a hospital in the Stavropol city of Budyonnovsk in 2018, Interfax reports with reference to the regional Ministry of Health.