Richard Branson, seen here at an air show in 2012, is a self-made billionaire who has a large conglomerate of businesses under the Virgin brand.
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In pictures: Billionaire tycoon Richard Branson

Updated 1624 GMT (0024 HKT) July 12, 2021

Richard Branson, seen here at an air show in 2012, is a self-made billionaire who has a large conglomerate of businesses under the Virgin brand.
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More than 50 years ago, Richard Branson started his Virgin brand with a mail-order