Bill Gates



Bill Gates was born on October 28, 1955. He has one elder sister, Kristianne, and one younger sister, Libby. He grew up in Seattle, Washington USA.


He is best-known for creating software for the computer company, Microsoft. Also, during his career at Microsoft, he held positions as both chief executive officer(CEO), and chief software architect.

He enrolled at Lakeside School, an exclusive preperatory school, at the age of 13. He graduated in 1973. He scored a 1590 out of 1600 on his SAT's. Then he went to college at Harvard where he dropped out to form Microsoft.

From 1995 to 2009, he was ranked the wealthiest person in the world(excluding 2008, when he was ranked third.)

In 1977, he was arrested for a traffic violation for reckless driving. The charges were speeding and driving without a license.

The most well known Microsoft products include the Windows operating system, which millions of Americans use every day.
He also created office products, such as Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, and Excel.

He spends most of his time on the Gates Foundation, focusing on reducing poverty, global health & education to millions.



Bill Gates
Bill Gates
Bill Gates
Bill Gates
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