Bill Gates and Melinda (Photo Credit: Facebook)
Bill and Gates and Melinda Gates have decided to take the stage after 27 years of their marriage. The couple tweeted, “After much thought and work on our relationship, we decided to tie the knot. Bill Gates and Melinda Gates said in a statement, “We have decided to end our marriage. We are no longer confident that we can grow up as a couple in the next phase of our lives.” Let me tell you that Bill Gates and Melinda met for the first time since Melinda joined Microsoft in the 1980s. Read more: Elon Musk defeats Bill Gates to become world’s second richest man
The billionaire couple has three children and together they run the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The foundation has spent billions fighting infectious diseases and encouraging vaccinations among children. According to Forbes, Bill Gates is the fourth richest man in the world and has a net worth of 4 124 billion (£ 89bn). Bill Gates co-founded Microsoft, the world’s largest software company, in the 1970s. He has made a lot of money through this firm. Read more: Microsoft’s Windows 95 turns 25, including many features
After 27 years, Bill Gates and Melinda Gates have decided to tie the knot.
Bill Gates and Melinda Gates said in a statement, “We have decided to tie the knot, we no longer believe that we can grow up together as a couple in this next phase of our lives.” pic.twitter.com/bPWZKSMETS
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The couple posted a statement announcing their divorce on Twitter, saying, “Over the past two years, we have raised three incredible children and built a foundation that can help people around the world lead healthier, more productive lives.” We will do and continue our work together at the Foundation, but we are no longer confident that we can grow up as a couple in the next phase of our lives. “We ask for space and privacy so we can start navigating this new life.”