Most people know only one thing about Bill Gates that he’s the richest man in the world, but he’s actually so much more than that. There are a lot of things about Gates you probably didn’t know.
1. He began programming computers at age 13.
2. it is hard to deny that the life of this self-made multi-billionaire is anything but uninteresting. So, here are some facts about Bill Gates that we believe you would enjoy reading.
3. Bill Gates has held the top spot on the list of richest people in the world for years. He has maintained the crown for 18 of the last 23 years.
4. According to Forbes, Gates is currently valued at a staggering $88.9 Billion, miles ahead of even number 2 Warren Buffett, who’s valued at $75.6 billion.
5. Bill Gates was a college dropout. He left Harvard University in 1975 to fully devote himself to Microsoft. In 2007, Gates returned to Harvard to accept an honorary degree.
6. Bill Gates has been arrested twice, once in 1975 and again in 1977 for driving without license.
7. Bill Gates says his kids will only inherit $10 million each. “Leaving kids massive amounts of money is not a favor to them,” he says. He wants his kids to be become self-made.
8. One of the biggest regret of his life is that Gates doesn’t know any foreign languages.
9. According to Gates says that he reads 50 books a year. Reading 50 books a year gives him a huge advantage of learning new things. We don’t doubt now why is so powerful today!
We Wish You A Very Happy Birthday, Bill Gates!