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Melinda Gates

American businesswoman, philanthropist and co-founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Melinda Ann Gates was born in Dallas,Texas ( born August 15, 1964) is an American business woman who once worked at Microsoft. She married to Bill Gates. They met while she was working for Microsoft.

Melinda Gates

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Melinda Gates at the World Economic Forum in 2011
Born
Melinda Ann French

(1964-08-15) August 15, 1964 (age 55)
ResidenceMedina, Washington, U.S.
Alma materDuke University (BA), (MBA)
OccupationCo-Chair and Founder, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Spouse(s)
Bill Gates (m. 1994)
Children3
Websitewww.gatesfoundation.org

She was awarded an honorary damehood by Queen Elizabeth II in 2014 for her services to charity and international development. As an American citizen, she cannot be called "Dame Melinda", but can use the letters "DBE" after her name. Her current occupations are that she is a philanthropist and she is running the "Bill and Melinda Gates's Foundation" with her husband. She has three children : Phoebe Adele Gates, Rory John Gates, and Jennifer Katharine Gates. She got awarded for the Gates's Foundation in May 2006

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