By Dana Meachen Rau
Observe how entrepreneur invoice Gates created Microsoft and gathered a fortune as a pace-setter within the laptop after which partnered together with his spouse Melinda Gates to chanced on the invoice and Melinda Gates beginning. Readers will know about their lives and their project is to augment healthcare and decrease severe poverty worldwide.
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Headed it from the recreation room in his basement. A few years later, Bill and Melinda created a foundation that focused on providing Internet access to libraries in lowincome areas and giving students more learning opportunities. In 2000, the two foundations merged under the name the Bill and Melinda earning & nnovation Skills I What would you do if you were the richest person in the world? Would you spend all the money on yourself? Would you keep it so that you could pass it on to your children?
The premise of this foundation is one life on this planet is no more valuable than the next,” Melinda says. And she wants to teach this to her own children. ” Melinda remembers her mother-in-law, Mary Gates, giving a short speech at an event before Bill and Melinda’s wedding. ” Mary and Bill Sr. had given much of their time and money. ” M G 43 T William H. Gates III (Bill) is born on October 28. Melinda French is born on August 15. Bill goes to Lakeside School. Bill goes to Harvard University.
They decided to focus their charitable work on the issues of global health and education. “One day, Melinda and I read an article about the millions of children who were dying every year in poor countries from diseases that we had long ago eliminated in this country,” Bill said in a 2006 speech. “One disease . . was killing literally half LIFE SKILLS BIOGRAPHIES: B M G 29 21Century Content st Rotavirus is the most common cause of lifethreatening diarrhea in children. For most people, being infected with this virus is not a serious illness.
Bill and Melinda Gates by Dana Meachen Rau