William Henry Gates III FOunder of microsoft

  • William Henry Gates III also known as Bill Gates who is also the founder if Microsoft and other businesses including; Skype, Mojang, Nokia and etc...
  • He was born on October 28, 1955
  • Bill Gates lived in Seattle, Washington and grew up with his two sisters and his mum and dad
  • His mum was a school teacher and his dad a lawyer
  • He is married to Melinda Gates and they have 3 children; Jennifer, Rory and Phoebe
  • During his road to fame he attended Harvard for 3 years and later dropped out along with Mark Zuckerberg and Steve Jobs as they had an idea
  • After dropping out he and his friend Paul Allen created the largest software business what we all know now as Microsoft
  • Between 1979 and 1981 Microsoft growth increased exponentially their funding went from $2.5 millon to $16 million
  • Now his net worth is $85.6 billion US dollars and has been included in the Forbes list of the world's wealthiest people and was the wealthiest man from 1995 to 2007 and later again in 2009 and has been since 2014
  • He has established a company with his wife (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation) that donate millions of dollars to different charities every year
  • Bill Gates also inspiried the era of home computing
  • Now Bill Gates is no longer the chief executive officer he is now the technology adviser to support the then newly appointed CEO Satya Nadella and he is now works part time for Microsoft and full time for Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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