Net Worth: $1 Billion
- Source of Wealth Businessman, Entrepreneur
- Nationality United States
About Charles Wyly
American entrepreneur and businessman, philanthropist and civic leader, Charles Wyly, had an estimated net worth of $1 billion according to Forbes 2006 Billionaire List. Charles Wyly co-founded Michaels Stores Inc. a retail chain and was a major contributor to Republican causes and Dallas art projects. Wyly and his younger brother, Sam, along with their wives, gave $20 million to help build Dallas’ performing arts center. The Texas billionaire died after a car accident in western Colorado on August 7, 2011 at age 77.