Late British hairdresser, businessman, and philanthropist, Vidal Sassoon had an estimated net worth of $130 million in 2010. Creator of hairstyle, wedge bob. The Late hairdresser was the world’s richest hairstylist in history. He was well-known for its severe geometric cuts. He is credited for Mia Farrow’s look in Rosemary’s Baby. He was immensely popular. His clients called him an artist. Many of his admirers referred to him as “a craftsman who changed the world with a pair of scissors.” He was diagnosed with leukemia in 2009. He passed away on 9th May 2012 at his home in Los Angeles.