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Gina Rinehart Biography, Career, Personal Life and Net Worth.

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Gina Rinehart Biography

Rinehart was born on February 9, 1954, in Perth, Western Australia, at St John of God Subiaco Hospital. Hope Margaret Nicholas and Lang Hancock are her parents. Rinehart lived with her parents in Nunyerry, 60 kilometers (37 miles) north of Wittenoom, until she was four years old. Her family then relocated to the Pilbara station of Mulga Downs. Rinehart later attended St Hilda’s Anglican School for Girls in Perth. She studied economics briefly at the University of Sydney before dropping out and working for her father in the Pilbara iron-ore industry. Rinehart rebuilt the HPPL company to become one of Australia’s most successful private companies.

Gina Rinehart Career

Georgina Hope “Gina” Rinehart AO is a mining magnate and heiress from Australia. Rinehart is the Executive Chairman of Hancock Prospecting, which was founded by her father, Lang Hancock, and is a privately held mineral exploration and extraction company. Rinehart took over as Executive Chairman of Hancock Prospecting Pty Limited (HPPL) and the HPPL Group of companies after her father died in March 1992.

Gina Rinehart Personal Life

Rinehart met Englishman Greg Milton in Wittenoom in 1973, when he was 19 years old. Milton at this point changed his surname to an earlier family name, Hayward. John Langley and Bianca Hope, their children, were born in 1976 and 1977, respectively. The couple divorced in 1981 after they separated in 1979. In Las Vegas in 1983, she married corporate lawyer and Arco executive Frank Rinehart. Hope and Ginia, their two children, were born in 1986 and 1987, respectively. For his service in the then-US Army Air Corps, Frank Rinehart received a Harvard scholarship. He graduated from Harvard College and then Harvard Law School, while also studying engineering and working two part-time jobs. Frank Rinehart passed away.

Gina Rinehart Net Worth

Rinehart is one of Australia’s wealthiest people, with Forbes estimating her net worth in 2019 at US$14.8 billion in the list of Australia’s 50 richest people, and The Australian Financial Review estimating her net worth in 2021 at A$31.06 billion in the 2021 Financial Review Rich List, making her the wealthiest Australian. According to Forbes, Rinehart is one of the world’s wealthiest women; at $27.8 billion as at 2022.

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