Hey, First of all thanks for visiting here. There are so many beggars in the world who are really fighting for their livings but there are some beggars who are not like others but they are richest and act to be beggars. So, today’s topic is Top 10 richest beggars in the world.
Here are the list of Top 10 richest beggars in the world:
Simon wright is a professional beggar. The 37 year old London man spends at least eight hours each day and extra time on the weekends standing on the street of London begging for money. He dresses in ratty clothes and he walks with his dog. His area of choice is next to a NatWest cash point that is close to a railway station. Each day thousands of commuters walk by and give him money he makes about fifty thousand pounds per year. Each night he goes home to his 300 thousand pound flat. Begging on the streets of West London pays really well.
Eisha was a 100 year old woman who spent her days panhandling in the town of Jeddah. She was blind and for years she would sit on the street and tattered clothing begging people for money. People would see this old blind woman on the streets and they would feel bad. When she put out her tin cup the people passing by had no problem putting money in trying to help the homeless woman. When she passed away it turned out that she wasn’t as poor as she wanted everyone to think. When she got sick she gave her will to a friend and asked him not to read it until she had passed. When she died and her will was read. It turned out that she has Saudi riyal three million in cash.
Gary Thompson is originally from Texas but he now lives in Lexington Kentucky. He gets around in a wheelchair which he says he needs because he has difficulty walking. He even has trouble using his hands. What most people don’t know is that he pretends to be mentally and physically handicapped, so that he can earn money panhandling. He says that he makes up to 100 thousand dollars each year begging for money on the streets.
Massu is a beggar from India. Each morning he takes an auto rickshaw to his favorite begging spot. When he gets there he changes his clothes and spends eight to ten hours a day begging for money before heading back home. He says that he makes fifteen hundred rupees and he is a millionaire. Most people who give him money while he is begging have no idea that his net worth is higher than theirs. He says that panhandling requires long days but it is worth it.
Sambhaji Kale doesn’t have a traditional job. He and his family of four spend their days begging for money. He lives in Mumbai where apparently begging can be very profitable. After a day of begging the family is able to bring home one thousand rupees. The family has managed to save forty thousand rupees in the bank and they have a few thousand rupees in investment companies. At the end of the day they retire to either their flat or one of their two houses.
Irwin Corey is a 97 year old man from New York City. for the last 17 years he has been walking up and down 35th Street in Manhattan panhandling. He hasn’t always been a panhandler. For years he had an acting and comedy career. He has even performed alongside legends including Jackie Gleason and Woody Allen. He lives in a house that is worth 3.5 million dollars. It is located in the East Midtown section of Manhattan. When he is collecting money on the streets he makes between $100 and $250 a day. What makes him different than the top 10 richest beggars in the world is that he gives the money that he collects to a charity in Cuba.
Laxmi das spent 44 years begging in northern Calcutta. She was only 16 years old when she started panhandling. She spent very little of the money that she received to support herself her whole life. When she was sixty years old she went to the bank and deposited 200 pounds of coins that filled four buckets.
Unidentified man on the street
A person was walking down the street and took a photo of this man and his daughter panhandling. The pair appears dirty and they are in tattered clothes the young girl is wearing her father’s jacket to keep warm. If you look closely at her pocket you can see a set of keys to her Mercedes.
Krishna Kumar Gite
Krishna Kumar Gite is another beggar from Mumbai he spends his days begging at his favorite spot at CP tank near the Charni Road. He dresses in rags so that he can appear very poor. However he makes more money each day than many of the people who give him money. Each day he makes about 1,500 rupees. When he has done panhandling for the day he heads home to the flat that he owns in Nala separa.
Will Anderson is a 43 year old former stagehand from New York City. He spends his days with his 9 year old dog Rizzo begging for money. His favorite spots are near the Grand Central Terminal and on East 42nd Street between Vanderbilt and Madison Avenue. He sits on the street with his dog and a sign that reads. According to Anderson he makes about $200 per hour. That is a pretty good salary for someone who does nothing all day.