On Monday, Bill Gates and Melinda Gates tweet on Twitter to talk about ending their 27-year marriage relationship. As we all know, Bill Gates is the founder of Microsoft and one of the richest men in the world.
Let’s know you about his wife Melinda Gates.
Melinda Gates was born on August 15, 1964, in Texas. Melinda is an American businesswoman as well as runs trusts and NGOs to do a lot of good work.
She along with her husband founded the charitable Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for the betterment of the people.
Melinda Gates is one of those women who bravely opposed gender inequality, oppression. At the same time, he believed that the whole world should develop together.
Melinda Gates journey
When Melinda studied in the seventh grade, she started taking an interest in computers. He completed his degree in BSc in 1986 and an MBA in 1987.
In 1987, Melinda joined Microsoft and became the manager of product development. Melinda and Bill Gates also met at Microsoft.
After getting to know each other well, Bill Gates and Melinda Gates got married on 1 January 1994.
When Melinda Gates became pregnant in 1996, she left the Microsoft company so that she could focus on her family and children.
Melinda started a charitable trust in 1994 at the behest of Bill Gates’ father.
Started the Gates Library Foundation in 1999 to improve the state of libraries within the US.
He then started the Gates Millennium Scholar Program, under which he funded one billion dollars for the education of minorities and the poor.
In May 2006, Melinda Gates was awarded Spain’s Prince of Asturias Award for International Cooperation.
In the same year, a friend of Warren Buffett announced a grant of 30 million to Gates foundation.
By 2006, the Gates Foundation had become the largest charitable organization in the world.
The Gates Foundation is mainly divided into three parts.
Community and Education in the United States
Major work of Gates foundation
The Gates Foundation has a special emphasis on vaccination primarily for the treatment of malaria, AIDS, and tuberculosis.
Along with this, the main objective of this foundation is to prevent malnutrition and control epidemics in the world.
So we can say that the foundation established by Melinda Gates is spread all over the world which is working for the betterment of the whole world.
But when news of Melinda and Bill Gates’ divorce surfaced, it surprised the whole world. Where are the two on Twitter that after a lot of thinking, we have decided to end this 27-year relationship.