Bill Gates Net Worth 2013:
Bill Gates World's No.1 : Even after giving away
more than $28 Billion
in charity till now, net worth is at $78.5
billion just ahead of Mexican Carlos
Slim. Microsoft stock price has helped to move back to the top
$62.7 Billion 2011:
$56.0 Billion 2010:
$54.0 Billion 2009:
An impudent child
can calm any parent’s temper by comfortlessly explaining the
success story of a self made Billionaire, Mr Bill Gates. He was born in
1955, brother of 2 sisters. A father gave his name to his second child
as “William Henry Gates” who was ambitious,
energetic and enthusiastic. There are several events which ring a bell
of joy, pride, refreshing and remarkable moments in his childhood.
The richest man during
his childhood was
mischievous, wise guy and voracious reader.
Scary Maths and Informative Science were his favourite subjects.
Concerned Bill’s parents enrolled him in a Lakeside Prep
to expedite the journey of brilliance and wisdom. This decision was a
treasure of Bill’s life. He was introduced to a world of new
opportunities, “Computers”. Battling of thoughts at
13 ventured the road less travelled. His curiosity in computers kept
him bewildered and became addicted soon. His mental maturity at the age
of 13 was difficult to be interpreted and kept his family often baffled
and puzzled during his growing age.
He met Paul Allen,
a 2 year senior, who was geeky and had similar interest in computers.
At the age of 15, they developed “Traf-o-Data”, a
which measures the traffic pattern, which rewarded them with $20,000
for their accomplishment. A lawyer Father, wanted him also to become a
lawyer, so after graduating school in 1973, he joined Harvard. Within a
year, he spent sleepless nights and was completely lost in the
computers, finally drops out of Harvard.
Bill and Paul
came closer and were fascinated to start a new business after reading
the article on Altair Computer’s requirement. They contacted
MITS Company to know requirements of software because investing in
great ideas is worth rewarding. They worked for 2 months rigorously and
successfully developed software working on Altair computers. His
understanding parents made a tough decision to move to New Mexico to
passion became his strength, his madness to build an empire.
|In year 1987,
Bill was declared
as the Billionaire. In 1983-1989, with
several successful versions of operating systems and Microsoft office
crucially became commanding, compelling and a leading edge tool for the
Mr Bill is a
loving husband and dedicated
father of three children.
Business leader followed his mother’s way to serve the
donated to save millions of lives. Wealthiest man is busy in promoting
educations and health of low income communities.