Bill Gates Biography, Age, Wife & Net Worth

William Henry Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate, software developer, investor, author, and philanthropist.

Bill Gates Facts

  • Full Name: William Henry Gates III
  • Age: 65 years (2021)
  • Date of Birth: October 28th, 1955
  • Place of Birth: Seattle, Washington, United States.
  • Net Worth: $2.4 billion
  • Nationality: American

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Bill Gates

  1. His full name is William Henry Gates III and many people get confused when they see him addressed like that.
  2. He attended Harvard University but just like Mark Zuckerberg, the billionaire dropped out to chase his passion.
  3. Although billionaires are notoriously famous for not being “philanthropic” enough, Bill Gates through his foundation which is the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has been able to help millions of people in over 130 countries.
  4. When he sat for his SATs, Bill Gates scored 1590 out of 1600 which is extremely high and a sign of how intelligent he is.
  5. He has a recorded IQ of 160. Amazing? Absolutely!
  6. From 2017 – 2018, Bill Gates was making about $11 million a day and from 2018-2019, he was reportedly making $33 million a day.
  7. He has ancestry include English, German, and Scottish/Irish ties.
  8. Although he gives out a lot, the billionaire has had his own fair share of negative press.
  9. He is a board member of Warren Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway.
  10. Warren Buffet and Bill Gates are very close friends. They are both worth over $230 billion.

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