Bill Gates is among the wealthiest people in the world with a net worth of $92.8 billion as of January 2018, and his wife Melinda Gates has an estimated net worth of about $2.5 billion according to Forbes magazine. The two met at Harvard University where they both studied computer science and got married in 1994.
The couple has three children together – Jennifer Katharine born 1996, Rory John born 1999, and Phoebe Adele born 2002- but Bill filed for divorce in May 2021 after 25 years of marriage citing “irreconcilable differences” as their reason for separating from one another.
It has been reported that Bill Gates and his wife, Melinda Gates have divorced. The couple announced on their blog today. This is shocking as they are one of the most iconic couples in recent times.
The news comes after a long time of speculation about them splitting up due to money issues with Bill Gates’s wealth being more than $79 billion dollars while Melinda Gates has less than $1 billion dollars according to Forbes list of world billionaires 2015.
Bill and Melinda have three children together, Jennifer Katharine (born 1996), Rory John (born 1999), and Phoebe Adele (born 2002).
Bill Gates, one of the wealthiest men in America and co-founder of Microsoft has filed for divorce from his wife Melinda Gates. Bill Gates is worth an estimated $90 billion which means that this couple will have to divide their assets up.
Bill Gates and Melinda Gates Divorce:
- Bill Gates and Melinda Gates are the richest couples in the world
- They have three children together
- The divorce was due to a tax issue where they were splitting their time between two homes
- They will continue to work together on philanthropic efforts
- Bill Gates is worth $90 billion, while Melinda Gates is worth $40 billion
- This has been one of the most expensive divorces in history with an estimated cost of over $100 million dollars
Melinda Gates History
Melinda Gates is the co-chair and founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. She has been a respected leader in philanthropy for more than 30 years, but her work with the foundation began in 1997 as she stepped down from her role as Microsoft’s first female executive officer to help bring together a global team of experts to confront poverty.
Melinda Gates is an American philanthropist and heiress of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
She attended Duke University for undergraduate studies in computer science and economics but dropped out after her sophomore year to work at Microsoft with her husband, Bill. She is one of the world’s wealthiest women with a fortune worth $37 billion USD as of January 2017.
Taxes From US Government
As some are saying that bill gates divorce is a trick to save a lot of money from the US Government, which they take as tax but overall, it seems not so true because he is paying tax from the very start as he started the company.
This allegation is totally false according to us but we don’t know the entire truth, some sources are saying he had affair with his Chinese Interpreter Zhe “Shelly” Wang.
Some people and sources are saying that he had an affair from 2016 with AUTHOR woman, So overall this tax thing is only for some people who posted it on social media for fun, but in the near future if there will be any update then we will let you know soon.
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