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What If These 9 Celebs Had Purchased Gold?

Justin Bieber
Mike Windle

Imagine that the following celebrities purchased $10,000 worth of gold during the year they were born. If they had kept the gold until today, 20, 60, even 116 years later, what would it be worth in U.S. dollars now?* How much more money would Oprah, Justin Bieber, and Bob Barker have? The numbers are impressive.

* Figures calculated using the gold spot price on May 8, 2014 of $1,287.90/oz. All prices are per ounce.

Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber Mike Windle

Who: Young Canadian singer of "Boyfriend" and "Baby"
Age: 20
Birthday: 3/1/1994
Price of gold during year born: $384.00
Amount gold would be worth today: $33,539
Percentage increase: 235%

Mila Kunis

Mila Kunis
Mila Kunis Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images

Who: Star of That 70s Show and Forgetting Sarah Marshall
Age: 30
Birthday: 8/14/1983
Price of gold during year born: $424.00
Amount gold would be worth today: $30,375
Percentage increase: 204%

Christian Bale

Christian Bale
Christian Bale Craig Barritt

Who: Star of The Dark Knight and American Hustle
Age: 40
Birthday: 1/30/1974
Price of gold during year born: $154.00
Amount gold would be worth today: $83,630
Percentage increase: 736%

Sandra Bullock

Sandra Bullock
Sandra Bullock Cindy Ord

Who: Star of Gravity and Academy Award winner for The Blind Side
Age: 50
Birthday: 7/26/1964
Price of gold during year born: $35.10
Amount gold would be worth today: $366,923
Percentage increase: 3569%

Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey Ben Gabbe/Getty Images

Who: Media mogul, actress, philanthropist, and wealthiest African-American of the 20th century
Age: 60
Birthday: 1/29/1954
Price of gold during year born: $35.04
Amount gold would be worth today: $367,551
Percentage increase: 3576%

Robert DeNiro

Robert DeNiro
Robert DeNiro Mike Coppola

Who: Star of Taxi Driver and Meet the Parents
Age: 70
Birthday: 8/17/1943
Price of gold during year born: $33.85
Amount gold would be worth today: $380,473
Percentage increase: 3705%

Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers
Joan Rivers Neilson Barnard/Getty Images

Who: Comedienne and host of E! Entertainment's Fashion Police
Age: 80
Birthday: 6/8/1933
Gold price during year born: $26.33
Amount gold would be worth today: $489,138
Percentage increase: 4791%

Bob Barker

Bob Barker
Bob Barker Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images

Who: Long-time host of The Price Is Right
Age: 90
Birthday: 12/12/1923
Price of gold during year born: $21.32
Amount gold would be worth today: $604,081
Percentage increase: 5941%

Misao Okawa

Misao Okawa
Misao Okawa Buddhika Weerasinghe/Getty Images

Who: Oldest living person in the world
Age: 116
Birthday: 3/5/1898
Gold price during year born: $18.98
Amount gold would be worth today: $678,556
Percentage increase: 6686%

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