Red Bull drink creator dies at 89

Native Thai-lander Chaleo Yoovidhya died at 89 years old He died on March 17, 2012. According to the news, he died of natural causes in Bangkok, Thailand.



From Rags to Riches, Yoovidhya created the RED BULL energy drink and owned 49% of the enerdy drink franchise. He was ranked in Forbes as 205th of the worlds billionaires and no. 3 in Thailand with a net worth of 5 Billion. ( Source Forbes website )

Today, Red Bull is being marketed and sold in 160 countries

Whoever said, getting rich was impossible never heard of Mr. Yoovidhya.

Ron is a happily married man for more than 10 years, the father of 3 boys. Loves to write about places that he visits. And works in the BPO industry.