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Bill Gates Biography

About Bill Gates

Bill Gates is an American Businessman, Software Developer, Investor, and Philanthropist who is best known for being the co-founder of Microsoft. He was born on October 28, 1955, in Seattle, Washington, USA. As of 2023, Bill is 68 years old with around 5 feet and 10 inches tall in height.

He has been the World’s richest man for several years before Jeff Bezos surpassed his net worth. Gates has donated billions of dollars in charitable amounts.  He is also known for his soft-hearted personality and as the founder of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

Bill Gates Family

He was born into a middle-class family and settled in Seattle, Washington, USA. His father, Bill Gates Sr., was a lawyer and his mother, Mary Maxwell, was a board of directors for First Interstate BancSystem.

He has two siblings, an older sister, Kristi, and a younger sister, Libby.

Relationships, Wife, & Children

Bill Gates got married to Melinda Gates on January 1, 1994, on Hawaiian Island. They have three children named, Phoebe Adele Gates, Jennifer Katharine Gates, and Rory John Gates.

Bill gates announced a divorce with ​his wife Melinda Gate

On May 3, 2021, Bill Gates & his wife Melinda Gates officially separated after 27 years of marriage.

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

NameBill Gates
Full Real NameWilliam Henry Gates
Born DayOctober 28, 1955
Age67 years (2023)
Height5 feet and 10 inches
who is he ?Richest man in the world From 1995 to 2017
Birth PlaceSeattle, Washington, U.S.
OccupationEntrepreneur / investor / author /programmer / philanthropist / humanitarian
Known forPrincipal founder of Microsoft
Net worth$114.7 billion (2023)
WifeMelinda French
Marriage year1994
Total number of Children
FatherWilliam Henry Gates
MotherMary Maxwell Gates
Richest man in the world From 2017 to aboveJeffrey Preston Bezos
who is Jeffrey Preston Bezos ?Founder and head of, Inc
Older sisterKristi (Kristianne)
Younger sisterLibby
SchoolLakeside School at seattle
CollegeHarvard College
Bill gates education qualificationDropped out of Harvard University
House / HomeThe family resides in Xanadu 2.0
value of the propertyBill gates house price is 125 million USD
Bill Gates house inside
private library , swimming pool , underwater music system etc
Property taxesUS$ 991,000
DaughtersJennifer Katharine Gates and Phoebe Adele Gates
Born Date of Jennifer Katharine GatesApril 26, 1996
Phoebe Adele Gates Born DateSeptember 14, 2002
SonRory John Gates
How much is the per-day income of Bill Gates​?5 to 6 million USD per day (roughly eastimated)
Bill gates earning per secondRoughly 114.16 USD per second
Bill gates favourite booksSeveneves, Outliers, Born a Crime etc
How much money does Bill Gates make a year?11.5 billion USD per year (Roughly eastimated)
Bill Gates assets14 billion USD is in Microsoft stock and other invested in a variety of assets
Bill gates bookThe Road Ahead, Level 6 pack, Business @ the Speed of Thought etc
Why is Bill Gates so rich?Because of his learning, observing and executing attitude
What was Bill Gates first car?Porsche 959
How many vehicles does Bill Gates have?Many cars, as gates have own garage
Does Bill Gate have private jet?Yes
Unknown FactGates says his kids will only inherit $10 million each.
Unknown Fact 2Gates don't know any foreign languages.
Bill gates charityBill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Bill gates companyMicrosoft Corporation
How much money did Bill Gates give away?
More than 20 billion USD to the foundation.
Where does Bill Gates invest his money?Cascade Investment, L.L.C
What bank does Bill Gates use?In investment and holding companies. (No Banks)

Educational Qualification & Earlier Days

He completed his high school education at Lakeside Prep School and was a star student at his high school.

He wrote his first software program at the age of 13 while attending his school. At the age of 17, he formed a venture Traf-O-Data to make traffic counters based on the Intel 8008 Processor.

At the time of his graduation, He was a National Merit Scholar. He attended Harvard for his higher education but couldn’t graduate as he was involved in developing commercial software. Gates Dropped out of Harvard University. Bill Gates mom and dad wanted him to choose law as a career.

Bill Gates wrote his first software program at the age of thirteen. today he is known as the Principal founder of Microsoft.

He also wrote books like The Road Ahead, Level 6 Pack, Business @ the Speed of Thought, etc.

Bill Gates Donation & Charity

Bill Gates has donated more than $20 billion to the foundation ” Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation“.

Bill Gates’s Net Worth (2023)

Talking about Bill Gates’s property. His family resides in Xanadu 2.0 house, a mansion that overlooks Lake Washington in Medina, Washington.

During its making period, it cost almost $63 million. Inside the house, there is a private library, swimming pool, underwater music system, etc. As of writing, the value of the property is more than $125 million.

Bill started earning after he left college. He started working on computer software. As of 2023, Bill‘s net worth is estimated to be around $114.7 billion.

Some facts about Bill Gates

  • He resigned as the chairman of Microsoft after which Satya Nadella was appointed as the CEO of Microsoft.
  • He is currently associated with Microsoft as a Technical Advisor.
  • He is reported for running the World’s Largest Private Charitable Organization.
  • He dropped out of Harvard in 1975.
  • Microsoft was popularized after its association with IBM.
  • In 2013, He was the world’s largest-earning billionaire.
  • His charitable organization is claimed to be $35 billion.

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Alexander Wiafe
Alexander Wiafe
3 years ago

His daughter will contact covid 29 virus very soon and Hiv as well i promise you that.