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Bill gates dhaval patel

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Bill gates dhaval patel

  1. 1. Founder of Microsoft
  2. 2.  True name: William Henry Gates III Born on Oct 28, 1955 in Seattle, Washington Son of William H. Gates II and Mary Gates Has two sisters: Kirsti and Libby
  3. 3.  Did his schooling in Lakeside School Fascinated by computer from early age At 13, wrote his first computer program of Tic Tac Toe
  4. 4.  In 1973, entered Harvard University In junior year, dropped out of college Saw a lot of potential in computers
  5. 5.  With childhood friend Paul Allen, started developing BASIC program for Altair 8800 Sold a computer to Seattle city that could count city traffic
  6. 6.  Founded Microsoft on April 4, 1975 with Paul Allen Guided by the belief that computer would be a valuable tool in future In 1980, developed MS-DOS for IBM
  7. 7.  During 82-85, developed Windows 1.0 First GUI based OS from Microsoft Followed by Windows 2.0 and 3.0
  8. 8.  Game changing Windows 95 Even better Windows 98 Windows XP: The most successful OS Vista Windows 7 & 8
  9. 9.  One of the most recognized brands Leading Tech Company in the world The most popular OS Over 70% of computers run on Windows Microsoft revenue: $74.30 Billion
  10. 10.  Made computers personal The man who changed computing One of most powerful people One of most influenced people of 20th century Richest man on earth. For last 19 years. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19652594
  11. 11.  Genius Visionary Atheist Entrepreneur Generous Philanthropist
  12. 12.  A visionary business person Earns about $250 every second Taken over many companies: hotmail, skype, ubisoft and many more
  13. 13.  Many charity foundations William H. Gates Foundation with an initial stock gift of $94 Million Donated $86 M in 2006 for Polio eradication $287M to various HIV/AIDS research Collaboration with UN, World Bank, UNICEF to provide cheap medicines
  14. 14.  Life’s not fair, get used to it. If you are born poor, it’s not your fault. But if you die poor, it is.

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