There are some rich celebrities around the world. Some richer, than the others. Among the richest celebrities in the world one name always stands out and that name is William Henry “Bill” Gates. He is one of the richest people in the world right and is widely famed for being the Co-founder of Microsoft.
Currently, he is the richest person in the world. And this started after he dropped out of college and started his business. He can be called the epitome of success. Not only this, he always donates a large amount of money to various charities as well as scientific research programs all around the world.
Life of Bill Gates
Bill Gates was born on 28th October 1955 in Seattle, Washington. His father was a lawyer, and his mother was on the board of directors in two companies. He scored 1590 out of 1600 in SAT and enrolled at Harvard College but didn’t complete it. He left college after two years after and after meeting the MITS’ president he and a friend of his developed an Altair Emulator that is used on a micro computer. After this, they developed the basic interpreter.
In 1980 IBM became a partner of Microsoft. And from there the legacy of Bill Gates started. IBM wanted to buy the MS-DOS for a fee, but Gates refused to sell it and kept the copyright for himself. And after a few years, Microsoft launched windows which are used by most people all over the world.
Later half of his Life
After leaving Microsoft, he worked on various projects and did various charities in order to help people and gave donations to many research programs for the advancement in the field of technology and science. According to http://richestcelebrities.bio, his net worth is around 86 billion USD.
Bill Gates is an inspiration for all. He had a dream, and he worked on it till it became successful.