Bill Gates And Melinda Divorce After 27 Years Of Marriage
The Microsoft founder-turned philanthropist, Bill Gates, has announced a divorce from his wife, Melinda, after a 27-year marriage. The announcement from one of the world’s wealthiest couples, with an estimated net worth of $130 billion, was made on Twitter on Monday.
Despite the divorce, the couple said they would continue their joint work on the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which funds programmes in global health, gender equality, education, and other causes.
“After a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship, we have made the decision to end our marriage.