Bill Gates Essay

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Biography of William “Bill” Gates Amanda Davis February 21,2014 There is great success behind doing what you love and following your dreams, that is what William Bill Gates did. Bill Gates was born in Seattle Washington on October 28, 1955 to the parents of William Henry II and Mary Maxwell Gates. As a child Bill was very competitive, curious and a vey in-depth thinker. He was later enrolled in a private school by his parents, where he excelled in math, science, English and the drama club. In this essay I will take you step by step in the life of Bill Gates so that you can see how he started and ended up where he is now. The early life of Bill Gates was that at the age of 13 while attending Lakeside School Bill started to show great interest n computer software. Gates became one of the richest men in the world along with his friend and business partner Paul Allen, a friend that he met during his short stay at college. At the time of Gates early child hood life he was in a middle class family with two sisters the oldest one is Kristianne and the youngest one is name Libby. The Gates family was a very close one and Bill and his two sisters were encouraged by their parents to be competitive and strive for excellence in all that they do. Bill has always showed signs of competitiveness in everything that he did from games that he played with the family at their summer house to the board games that he played. Bill always had a close relationship with his mother and would go along with her whenever she did volunteer work in the schools as well as at the community organizations. Bill was the type of child that loved to read all kind of books, he would spend hours at a time reading and studying books like the encyclopedia. At the age of 12 Bill seemed to be bored at times and stayed to himself and that raised concern with his parents. Bill had

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