Bill Gates was born in Seattle, Washington. Bill Gates is the son of William H. Gates, Sr. and Mary Maxwell Gates.
Bill Gates has one elder sister, Kristi Gates and one younger sister, Libby Gates.
Microsoft Staff in Dec 1978
At the age of 13, he enrolled in the Lakeside School. When he was in the 8th grade, the Mothers Club at the school used proceeds from Lakeside School's rummage sale to buy a Teletype Model 33 ASR terminal and a block of computer time on a General Electric (GE) computer for the school's students. Gates showed his interest in programming this machine in BASIC.
He wrote his first computer program on this machine: an implementation of tic-tac-toe that allowed users to play games against the computer. Gates was fascinated by the machine and how it would always execute software code perfectly.
Family of Bill Gates consists of:
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