William henry bill gates iii is an american business magnate, investor, philanthropist, and author gates is the former chief executive officer and current chairman of microsoft, the software company he founded with paul allen. Biography of bill gates william henry gates was born on 28 october 1955, in seattle, washington as the principal founder of microsoft, bill gates is one of the most influential and richest people on the planet. Bill gates biography in full william henry gates iii ( 1955 – ) an article from biographycom bill gates (2011) william h gates, sr, was a promising, if somewhat shy, law student when he met his future wife, mary maxwell she was an athletic, outgoing student at the university of washington, actively involved in student affairs and. William henry bill gates, sr (born william henry gates ii november 30, 1925) is a retired american attorney and philanthropist and author of the book showing up for life: thoughts on the gifts of a lifetime he is the father of microsoft founder bill gates. William h gates acquired his very own foundation called the william h gates foundation, which focused on global health he and his wife owned a separate foundation known as the gates learning foundation, bill and melinda work together to expand opportunity to the world's most disadvantaged people by collaborating with grantees and partners.
Born in 13 jun 1929 and died in 2 apr 2018 arena, wisconsin william h gates. William h gates iii, age 62, has been a director of the corporation since 2005 mr gates currently serves as co-chair of the bill & melinda gates foundation. William henry bill gates (born william henry gates ii november 30, 1925), also known publicly as bill gates sr, is a retired american attorney and philanthropist and author of the book showing up for life: thoughts on the gifts of a lifetime he is the father of microsoft co-founder bill gates.
Bill gates, in full william henry gates iii, (born october 28, 1955, seattle, washington, us), american computer programmer and entrepreneur who cofounded microsoft corporation, the world’s largest personal-computer software company. William henry gates, sr (born william henry gates ii on november 30, 1925) is a retired american attorney, philanthropist and author of the book showing up for life: thoughts on the gifts of a lifetime. William henry iii was born to attorney, william henry ii and teacher, mary maxwell gates in seattle, washington, usa bill gates as a child was very competitive, curious, and depth thinker his parents decided to enroll him in the private preparation school, lakeside school.
Bill gates was born william henry gates in seattle, washington, on october 28, 1955, to a high-spirited family with a history of entrepreneurship his father, william h gates ii, is a seattle attorney. Their father, william h gates ii, is a seattle attorney their late mother, mary gates, was a schoolteacher, university of washington regent, and chairwoman of united way international gates attended public elementary school and the private lakeside school. William h gates sr guides the vision and strategic direction of the foundation and serves as an advocate for the foundation’s key issues he first answered his son's request for help in using his resources to improve reproductive and child health in the developing world by directing the william h gates foundation, which was established in 1994. William gates graduated from lakeside school and from harvard college william served as chairman of the board at microsoft in 2013, bill is, according to the bloomberg billionaires list, the world's wealthiest person.
William h (bill) gates was co-founder and ceo of microsoft corp as such, he not only accumulated a fortune -- in 2013 he was the richest person in the world, with a net worth of $721 billion -- but was a key player in the computer revolution that has fundamentally changed the nature of business. William h gates, sr (q684014) from wikidata jump to navigation jump to search american attorney and philanthropist william henry gates ii edit language label description also known as english: idwiki william h gates, sr ptwiki william h gates ruwiki гейтс, уильям генри ii. William gates, the son of a prominent seattle, washington lawyer, was an underachieving math whiz in school he was first exposed to digital computers while in the seventh grade and worked on various computer projects for the nextseveral years while in high school, gates and a friend, paul allen. William h gates ii 's biography william h gates has been a director of the company since january 2003 he has been the co-chair of the bill & melinda gates foundation since its inception.
His dad, william h gates ii, is a seattle attorney and one of the co-chairs of the bill & melinda gates foundation his late mother, mary gates, was a schoolteacher, university of washington regent, and chairwoman of united way international. View the profiles of people named william h gates join facebook to connect with william h gates and others you may know facebook gives people the power. William henry gates ii (born november 30, 1925), better known as bill gates sr, is an american retired attorney and philanthropist and author of the book showing up for life: thoughts on the gifts of a lifetime.