All about Bill! Full nameWilliam Henry Gates IIIPeople call him ‘Bill’
All about Bill! Born October 28, 1955Photo for visual purposes only, not actual image of Bill Gates
All about Bill! Born inSeattle, Washington Now lives in Medina, Washington
All about Bill! Family Wife (Melinda) and three children
All about Bill! Bill Gates is a famous computer programmer. He became very wealthy after co- founding the software company called Microsoft.
Microsoft Hardware SoftwareThink about your senses. Your nose and eyes are hardwareand your sense of smell and sight are software. Withoutsoftware, computers would just be plastic and wires.
Microsoft SoftwareThe company that Mr. Gatesstarted makes the programsthat people use to work ontheir computers. Even the oneyou are watching thispresentation on!Microsoft WordMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft PowerpointMicrosoft OutlookMicrosoft Communicator.
Mr. Bill is RICH!• Selling all of those programs made Mr. Gates RICH!!!!• According to Forbes magazine Mr. Gates is worth $65 billion dollars.
How much is $65 Billion?• A Billion is 1,000,000,000• Happy Meals costs around $4• 65,000,000,000 ÷ 4= 16,250,000,000 Happy Meals…• That’s 16 BILLION, 250 MILLION Happy Meals
But Mr. Bill doesn’t buy Happy Meals• Philanthropist ( PHI – LAN – THRO – PIST )Voluntarily givingmoney, materialresources,personal service, orall of the above toothers.
But Mr. Bill doesn’t buy Happy Meals Mr. Bill, the philanthropistMr. Gates sends vaccines to places in the worldthat do not have doctor’s offices like we do. Thissaves thousands of lives!
We can be philanthropist too!This is Shaina andMykel. They arekids just like us!They live at theNC BaptistChildren’s home.