Interesting Facts about Bill Gates

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Interesting Facts about Bill Gates

Bill Gates was born to William H. Gates, Sr. and Mary Maxwell Gates. His father was a lawyer and his mother was on the Board of Directors for First Interstate BancSystem and the United Way. Image  source: www.freeinfosociety.com

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Interesting Facts about Bill Gates

The full name of Bill Gates is William Henry Gates III. Image source: img.interia.pl

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Interesting Facts about Bill Gates

At the age of 13, Bill Gates discovered an interest in software and started writing his own computer programs. Image source: mondoaspie.files.wordpress.com

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Interesting Facts about Bill Gates

Bill Gates sold his first computer program – a tic-tac-toe game – at the age of 17. Image source: media2.theranking.com

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Interesting Facts about Bill Gates

Bill Gates opted out of college to start Microsoft. This however did not mean that he was not a bright student. He got admission to Harvard University with a SAT score of 1590 out of 1600. Although he had dropped out, Harvard University conferred him with an honorary degree later. Image source: thedayintech.files.wordpress.com

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Interesting Facts about Bill Gates

Bill Gates wanted to become a millionaire at the age of 30; however, he became a billionaire by 31. Image source: Image source: 3.bp.blogspot.com

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Interesting Facts about Bill Gates

Bill Gates loves reading, travelling and playing golf. Image source: polpix.sueddeutsche.com

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Interesting Facts about Bill Gates

Bill Gates was banned by Computer Centre Corporation for exploiting its operating system. Image source: freeinfosociety.com

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Interesting Facts about Bill Gates

Bill Gates was just 20 years old when he founded Microsoft. Image source: cp91279.biography.com

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Bill Gates has a collection of Da Vinci manuscripts, and he values them more than his assets. Image source: static.winbeta1.netdna-cdn.com

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Bill Gates was consistently ranked as the world’s richest man from 1995 to 2009, excluding the year 2008. Image source: www.inhabitat.com

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