- He owns the largest PC company in the world - Microsoft. He used to program computers when he was in high school. He got into programming when he was 13 at lakeside school. He dropped out of college to make Microsoft. He scored a 1590 out of 1600 on his SAT. He even wrote his own grade's class scheduling program and added a feature that put him in a class with almost all girls.
- He was born in WA Seattle, on Oct. 28 1995. Bill went to Harvard University, he has two sisters and their names are Kristi and Libby Gates. He has a net worth of 80 billion dollars. He became a millionaire at 31years old.
- He is trying to come out with a new windows computer.
- When Gates passes instead of giving all of his money to his wife, he will be giving all $58 billion to charity. Bill Gates also has a foundation called the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. As of November 2014 the charity has made 42 billion dollars.
- He had a spouse since 1994 named Melinda Gates. Charity will be getting more of his money when he dies. Bill Gates believes that leaving large amounts of money for them isn't a favor and they will only inherit 10 million dollars.
- He was arrested in Mexico for driving without his license and he ran a red light. Bill Gates saved millions of lives by funding people for vaccines. Bill Gates rode coach on planes until he had a net worth of 36 billion dollars. So far Bill Gates has donated about 30 billion dollars to charity. Bill pays about a million dollars a year for his house. Bill Gates wrote to his rival Steve Jobs as Jobs was dyeing and Steve held it by his side.
- Bill Gates Quotes: " If you are born poor it's not your fault. If you die poor it is."
- " I choose a lazy person to do a hard job because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it."
- " It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure."
- "Be nice to nerds, chances are you will end up working for one."
- " Don't compare yourself with anyone in this world, if you do so, you are insulting yourself."
- Works Cited
- Bill Gates Encyclopedia