BILL GATES Net Worth : $ 97.9 billion
The owner of Microsoft company and the second richest person of the world BILL GATES WILLIAM HENRY.
Bill Gates was born on 28 Oct 1955 in Washington. He has 2 sisters Kristianne and Libby. His father was a lawyer and mother was a teacher by profession. He was fond of using computers and getting information about it in childhood. He has a friend Paul Allen who was also loony of computers.
Bill Gates PERSONAL LIFE
On January 1, 1994, GATES married to MELINDA FRENCH. He was 38 and she was 29 at that time. They have three children Jennifer Katharine, Rory John, Phoebe Adele. His daughter Jennifer is a rider who competed in the 2018 Longines Global Champions Tour.
The total value of the property is $125 million and the annual property taxes are $991,000. In 1999 Bill Gates NET Worth outstrip $101 billion. Bill Gates usually flew coach in commercial aircraft until 1997 when he bought a private jet.
Gates has several investments outside the Microsoft, which in 2006 paid him a salary of $616,667 and $350,000 bonus this can increase Bill Gates Net Worth.
At the age of 13, he has its first introduction to computers when he entered a private Lakeside School. There he wrote his first program on a General Electric Computer which was a version of tic tac toe where you could play against the machine. In 1973 he entered in Harvard University. But his interest in computer oppressed him to leave his studies and he dropped out in 1975. So that he can fully devote himself to Microsoft.
In 1960 Bill Gates and his friend Paul Allen learned BASIC programming. After that, they produce their own version of programming language for the Altair 8800. In 1975 they sold it to MITS for $ 3,000.
They made deal with IBM to produce an operating system for their personal computer. Microsoft bought 86-DOS from a Seattle based company and then based IBM’s first PC OS which was known as PC-DOS on it. After that when clones of IBM’s PC-DOS started to appear all over the place Microsoft pushed their own version of PC-DOS, known as MS-DOS to computer makers.
Windows 95 was the OS that changes everything. The original window 1.0 OS was basically a graphic version of MS-DOS which was made to compete against Apples Lisa Windows 95 was then built to replace MS-DOS and enabled the features such as multitasking.
In 2006 Gates denoted about $30 billion to the foundation. In 2007 the foundation spent over $2 billion on global education and health initiatives.
Gates has written two books. The Road Ahead was published in 1995. Which describes the implications of the personal computing revolution and future changed by the arrival of the global information superhighway.
Business @ the speed of Thought published in 1999. Describes how business and technology are integrated.
BILL AND MELINDA GATES FOUNDATIONS
The world’s wealthiest charitable foundation with assets valued at more than $34.6 billion. In 1994 Gates denotes some of his Microsoft stock to create the William H Gates Foundation. This foundation is organized into four programs areas:
1 Global Development Division
2 Global Health Division
3 United States Division
4 Global Policy &Advocacy Division
BILL GATES NET WORTH
In 2011 bill gates net worth is 56$billions.
Bill Gates net worth $63 million to build his Medina, Washington estate.
He paid $1,041,292.55 in property taxes in 2017.
Now Bill Gates Net Worth is US$ 97.9 billion.