Melinda Gates

American philanthropist Melinda Gates is a wife of American business magnate Bill Gates. She previously served as a general manager at Microsoft. 

Bio & Family
Name Melinda Gates
Birth Name Melinda Ann Gates DBE
DOB August 15, 1964
Place of Birth Dallas, Texas, United States
Age 55
Father’s Name Raymond Joseph French, Jr.
Mother’s Name Elaine Agnes Amerland
Siblings Three
Brother/s Two
Sister/s One
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Religion Christianity
High School St. Monica Catholic School
College/University Ursuline Academy of Dallas, Duke University, Fuqua School of Business 
Career & Net Worth
Profession Philanthropist
Career 1987-present
Known For Microsoft
Net Worth $70 Billion
Salary NA
Notable Credits Ranked as one of the world’s most powerful women by Forbes
Personal Life
Gay/Lesbian No
Relationship Status Married
Husband/Wife Bill Gates
Boyfriend/Girlfriend NA
Engaged NA
Wedding Date January 1, 1994 
Children Three
Son/s Rory John Gates
Daughter/s Phoebe Adele Gates & Jennifer Katharine Gates
Divorce Not Yet
Body Measurements
Height 5 feet 6 inches(1.68 meters)
Weight NA
Measurements NA
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
  • Melinda first met Bill Gates after she joined Microsoft as a product manager in 1987
  • She co-founded the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the world’s largest private charitable organization with her husband Bill Gates.
  • She and her husband were awarded France’s highest national award, the Legion of Honour, in Paris for their charity efforts by then-President François Hollande in 2017.