For Queen Bey, it’s only fitting that Jay-Z bought her a private island for her 29th birthday! The 12.5-acre property is nestled between the strip of Florida keys and cost a whopping $20 million!
In addition to this, Jay-Z also gifted his wife with another island in the Bahamas when their first daughter, Blue Ivy, was born.
It was both John Lennon and Yoko's dream to develop the Dorinish Island located off the coast of Ireland. However, after Lennon's passing, Yoko decided to sell the uninhabited island in John's honor and donate the money to an Irish orphanage.
By the time of his death, John had only visited the island once; he never found the time to settle there.
Paul Allen was one of the founders of Microsoft, along with Bill Gates. Back in 2013, he sold his 292-acre island off the coast of Seattle, but he was the one who first developed the property.
The island still lacks much infrastructure, but it does have an airstrip and a log cabin, which is still pretty close to paradise.
In a bid to get Pamela back, her ex-husband, Tommy Lee, bought her a private island off the coast of Dubai. The tropical oasis didn't help mend their relationship, but Pam did keep the lavish gift.
The private island still remains undeveloped, and we could say the same about their relationship.
Oprah doesn't precisely own her own entire island, but she has a 43-acre beachfront property on Orcas Island in Washington. Oprah purchased this exclusive plot back in 2007; together with its unique architecture and design, it's rumored to be an evergreen retreat.
Her property covers 10,000-square-foot, with a house that has four bedrooms and features striking mountain views.