Full Name : William Henry Gates III
Nick name : Trey
Nationality : American
Born City : Seattle, Washington
Birth Date : 28 October 1955
Profession :Inventor ,Entrepreneur , Author , Programmer
Height :5 ft 10 in
Religion : Christian
College/University : Harvard college , lakeside school
Degree : honorary law degree
Mother Name : Mary Maxwell Gates
Spouse/Partner : Melinda Gates
Siblings :Libby gates , Kristi gates
Children: Jennifer Katharine gates , phoebe Adele gates , Rory john gates
Following are some famous books of Bill Gates
- The Road ahead
- Business @ the Speed of Thought
- Road Ahead: Level 3
- Unleashing the Power of Creativity
Interesting facts About Bill Gates
Bill Gates Career :
- Bill gates father was a lawyer and mother was a banker.
- Gates had the interests in computers from his school and he started programming by making simple puzzles.
- Gates Joined a company named Computer Center Corporation(CCC) to learn coding.
- Bill Gates admitted in Harvard in 1973 where he studied math and computer science.
- Although he took admission in University but he was more interested in coding.
- He founded his own company during his studies and dropped out from his university.
- Bill Gates founded MICROSOFT co-founded by his childhood friend Paul Allen
- Initially they got a project to build software for the microcomputers.
- In 1980 they got a task from IBM to make operating system for their personal computer. Microsoft made DOS operating system for IBM and got huge amount of that time around $50,000.
- DOS achieved great success from all over the world. Then they launcher there operating system Windows in 1985. MS-DOS was the first operating system and it ruled globe in very short time.
- Microsoft Launched MS-OFFICE in 1989.
- MS-OFFICE also got enough response from the world which urges bill gates to do something more for the computer user.
- In 1990’s he introduced Windows CE.
- Bill Gates married Malinda In 1992 and they have three children’s.
- Microsoft developed more and more advanced operating system form windows 98 to windows 10. But Bill Gates stepped down from his position in 2000.
- After 2000 he was the chairman of Microsoft and also the Chief Software Architect but he limited his activities in the Company and spent more with his foundation “Bill and Malinda Gates Foundation” which was founded by Bill and Malinda gates in 2000.
- In 2014 Bill Gates retired from the position of chairman also. He is now giving his full time to foundation and targeted to free the world from polio very soon.