Briefly.co.za recently reported that the world's richest man, Jeff Bezos, agreed to a record-breaking divorce with his wife, Mackenzie. The divorce has been finalised and Mackenzie has received a sum of $38.3 billion as a settlement. Due to this, she has become the 22nd richest person in the world.
The wealthy female divorcee has promised to donate half of the money received to charity. Based on the agreement, MacKenzie, who is 49 years old will receive a 4% stake in Amazon.com shares.
Jeff Bezos, on the other hand, will retain a 12% stake. The 55-year-old man will continue to be the world's richest man with a nett worth of $121 billion.
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The Bezos couple, who were married for 25 years, have four children together. It has been said that the union collapsed due to alleged cheating activity.
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News emerged in January 2019 that Jeff had been allegedly cheating on his wife with former television anchor, Lauren Sanchez.
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