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Bill Gates Biography: Bill Gates born on 28 October 1955 in Seattle, Washington, U.S., father is Bill Gates Sr. and his mother’s name is Mary Maxwell. The net worth of Bill Gates is $120.2B on 17 Jan 2021. His first school journey started with the Lakeside school. He did a friendship with Paul Allen in childhood. Both of them thought opposite about other things, but they have one thing in common which was the interest in computer. Bill used to read books and encyclopedia in Lakeside school. He was fond of creativity in childhood, which became his passion and now it is his profession.
- Born: 28 October 1955 in Seattle, Washington, U.S.
- Education: Harvard University (dropped out)
- Occupation: Entrepreneur Software Developer, Investor
- Net worth: $120.2B on (17 Jan 2021)
- Spouse: Melinda Gates
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Bill gates born on 28 October 1955 in Seattle, Washington, U.S., in a lawyer family, his father’s name is Bill Gates Sr. who was a renowned lawyer at that time. His father wanted to make bill gates a lawyer. His father admitted him to a Lakeside school, this was bill’s first school. source
In childhood, he was interested in computer-related work. In his lakeside school, there was a computer class, where he used to learn.
At the age of childhood, he thought to make a computer, he thought about how a computer works. These kinds of questions usually come to his mind.
Bill made his friendship with Paul Allen in childhood. Both of them have the opposite thought, but if there is any similar so that was only computer-related work. Bill was happy with his friend because he also wanted to learn only computer-related work.
At the age of 17th, Bill created Traf-O-DATA with Paul Allen. and he sold it for $20,000. It was his first earning.
At the age of 17th bill got 1500 marks out of 1600 which made his father very much happy and felt proud of bill gates. He admitted Bill to Harvard University.
Microsoft corporation is founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen on April 4, 1975.
Bill gates was studying for a lawyer at Harward University, he left his education in the middle and gave full focus toward his business.
At that time, most the people did not use to buy the software, for selling it, for marketing around the world. Bill wrote a letter to the public in February 1976 about spreading the awareness of Software.
At the end of 1978, Bill sold almost 1 million software and his team increased up to 128 from the 13 workers.
He started to create Software for IBM in November 1980 after getting a proposal from the IBM company.
In the middle of 1981, Bill became the president of Microsoft and Paul Allen became the (Executive Vice President) of Microsoft.
In 1983, Microsoft turnover increased $16 million $ from the $4 Million.
Till 1983, almost 30% of people were using the Software of Microsoft company around the world.
Until 1985 Bill gates had earned $140 million that is almost Rs. 888 crore.
1986, Bill’s first product window in the market and make it a company publicly.
In 1987, he became a millionaire at an early age in his whole country. Instead of facing problems, he didn’t stop himself.
In the market, he was facing problems due to his competitors, therefore in1990, he launched a 3.0 window in less price to grab the market.
In 1993, he was claimed by the court for some cases. because he used to charge people for using Microsoft.
In 1994, Microsoft stop charging from the public.
On 1st Jan 1994, at the age of 37, there was a woman working in his company she was at the age of the 28th years old. Bill married her.
On 10 June 1994, her mother Mary Maxwell died.
In 1995, Bill gates launched window 95.
At the age of 42, he was the richest person in the world.
Now Bill gates had 1 son and 2 daughters.
On 17 Jan 2021, Bill Gates has $120.2B. He had announced not to give all the money to his children after his death. He said that only 10% of the money will be shared from his net worth.
Now Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates are running an NGO named Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.