Zuckerberg tops charity donors list

Feb 11, 2014, 07:51 IST | Agencies

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan have been named joint top US philanthropists for 2013.

The couple gained the accolade after a donation of 18 million Facebook shares to a Silicon Valley foundation.

The donation, worth more than $970 million (Rs 6,005 crore), was the largest in the US in 2013.

The gift outstripped philanthropists such as Bill and Melinda Gates.

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