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At the 26th spot on the Forbes world's billionaire list are Google co-founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page, with net worth of $12 billion each.

The duo started Google in 1998 from a friend's garage. A native of Moscow, Brin, now a US citizen, did his Bachelors of Science degree with honors in mathematics and computer science from the University of Maryland at College Park. While following in his father's footsteps in academics, Larry went on earn a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering from University of Michigan.

Page was Google's founding CEO and grew the company to more than 200 employees and profitability before moving into his role as president, products in April 2001. Today, the two continue to share the responsibility of Google's day-to-day operations with CEO Eric Schmidt.

Sergey's research interests include search engines, information extraction from unstructured sources and data mining of large text collections and scientific data.

The recession has not left the search giant unscathed, with the company stock plummeting by over 30% in the past six month. It has also sliced nearly $4 billion from Larry's personal balance sheet, while Sergey lost has almost $3.9 billion.
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