Little known, Amazing & Interesting Facts About Bill Gates
Interesting Facts About Bill Gates
Probably it’s a trend amongst all the great men to change their names at a particular time. I wonder whether the fact that I have so many pet names going to result in making me legend one day. The man we know as Bill Gates is actually William Henry Gates III.
#2: The First Time
Before bill gates began writing great programs, the first one he ever is known to have written was a tic-tac-toe program where the computer was to be your opponent. I wonder who did most of the winning.
#3: A Billionaire’s Word
Bill Gates often bragged to his school teachers that he was definitely going to be a millionaire by the time he turned 30, who only laughed at him and passed him of as a child, however, not only did he keep his word but he was a billionaire by 31.
#4: Naughty Kids
Kids are the ones who often know the soft side of their parents, so do the kids of Bill Gates who often tease him with the song billionaire.
#5: The Intellectual Friends
Paul Allen and bill gates together found Microsoft at the age of 20, when they had not even graduated from college.
#6: Facebook or Twitter?
Despite the good friendship between Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg, bill gates is not very active on Facebook as when he joined Facebook, the friend requests got a little out of hand.
#7: Comparable Wealth
Bill Gates wealth is capable of giving a tough competition to the complete wealth of a country. If considered as a country, he would be the 37th richest country on earth. He is known to have been at one position on the Forbes list from 1995 to 2009 . in the year 2008 he went to position no. 3.
#8: All he needs is ten years
Everyone knows of the amount of debt US is in, but I doubt whether you knew that Bill Gates earns nearly 250 US Dollars every second and is capable of paying the complete debt of US in a span of 10 years.
#9: Helping in his Manner
Another interesting fact about Bill Gates is that he loves to travel and is known to often visit India for the upliftment of the unprivileged.
#10: Winner or Loser?
If Microsoft windows users claim 1 USD for every time their windows computer hangs, Bill Gates will get bankrupt in just 3 days.