Gifts are usually an expression of love, affection, and appreciation. However, if you are rich than things get beyond that. From enormous gems to profligate nuptials, art masterpieces to jets and super-yachts, these are a few insanely expensive gifts bought by the rich and famous for their loved ones. Have a look at the list :
1. An Island For Beyonce :
Beyonce was gifted a beautiful island on her 29th birthday by her husband, Jay-Z, who is one of the most popular rapper.The 12.5-acre island in Florida Keys cost him $4 million (roughly Rs 27 crore).
2. David Beckham Bought A Whole Vineyard For Wife Victoria :
In the year 2008, David Bechkham gifted his wife an entire winery in Napa Walley. Although, the price of the winery wasn’t revealed but is said to be of seven figure. Apart from the winery, it is believed that he gifted Victoria a platinum vibrator worth $1.8 million. The limited edition vibrator base of the vibrator is encrusted with 10-carot diamonds and was developed by London strip-club owner Peter Stringfellow.
3. Beyonce Gifted A Plane For Jay-Z :
In the year 2013, on Father’s Day, Beyonce gifted her husband Jay-Z a Bombardier Challenger 850jet worth $40 million (approx Rs 2.7 billion). The jet is consists of a living room, a functional kitchen, two bathrooms and a bedroom.
4. Aamir Khan Gifted Wife A Holiday Home In Beverly Hills :
Aamir Khan bought a luxury holiday home worth Rs 75 crore for wife Kiran Rao in the posh neighborhood of Hollywood, Baverly Hills. The place is the home to many top celebrities of Hollywood and is at one of the costliest places.
5. Angelina Jolie Bought A Waterfall For Brad Pitt :
Angelina Jolie has bought Brad Pitt many a luxury purchases, one of them being a waterfall. Yes, a waterfall, that she bought for Bradd Pitt as a Christmas Gift. The cost of the Californian waterfall was $1.6 million (approx Rs 11 crore). The same year, Angelina Jolie gifted a $1.6 million worth helicopter to Pitt.
6. Painting Worth 7 Billion :
Roman Abramovich, the owner of Chelsea Football Club, bought a sculpture titled Walking Man by Swiss sculptor Alberto Giacometti. It was worth $104.3 million (approx Rs 7 billion) for his then-wife Dasha Zhukov.
7. Katy Perry Literally Got Russel Brand A Ticket To Space :
Katy Perry bought her then-fiancé Russel Brand a ticket onboard Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShip Two, for his 35th birthday. Yes, a ticket for space, that cost her $200,000 (roughly Rs 1.3 crore).
8. Tom Cruise Bought A Jet For Wife :
Tom Cruise gifted a Gulfstream jet worth $20 million to Katie Holmes.
9. Anil Ambani Gifted His Wife A Yacht :
The chairman of Reliance Group, Anil Ambani gifted his wife a yacht worth $84 million (approx Rs 400 crore) in the year 2008. Taking the first two letters of their name, they named the yacht ‘Tian’.
10. Mukesh Ambani’s Gift For Wife :
This is probably the most expensive gifts on the list. Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries, gifted his wife Nita Ambani a luxury jet, worth $60 million (approx Rs 250 crore) on her 44th birthday. The jet is consist of a master bedroom, a swanky bathroom, a bar and a cabin fitted with gaming consoles and music system.