Gates, Melinda, 1964-

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Melinda Gates (b. Aug. 15, 1964, Dallas, TX) earned a bachelor's degree in computer science and economics and an MBA from Duke University. She then joined Microsoft. In 1994, Melinda married Microsoft CEO Bill Gates and together the couple have three children, lives in Seattle, WA. In 1996, she left Microsoft to focus on her philanthropic work and family. She is the co-founder of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and works with women in technology.
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referencedIn Meg Greenfield Papers, 1890-1999, (bulk 1952-1999) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Greenfield, Meg. Meg Greenfield papers, 1890-1999 (bulk 1952-1999). Library of Congress
referencedIn Biographical Reference Collection, ., 1972 - 2004 University Archives, Duke University.
referencedIn News Service Biographical Files, ., circa 1930s - 2004 University Archives, Duke University.
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founderOf Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. corporateBody
alumnusOrAlumnaOf Duke University. corporateBody
associatedWith Duke University. News Service. corporateBody
associatedWith Duke University. University Archives. corporateBody
spouseOf Gates, Bill, 1955-.... person
correspondedWith Greenfield, Meg. person
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Dallas TX US
Seattle WA US
Computer programmers


Birth 1964-08-15



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