Bill Gates And Melinda Gates Divorce News: Bill Gates announce Divorce wife Melinda Gates after 27 years of marriage. Microsoft co-founder has always been in the headlines for some technology or innovation reason. However, this time, the First time Bill Gates is in the headlines because of married life.
Bill Gates And Melinda Gates issued an official statement on Twitter where the duo said, “After a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship, we have made the decision to end our marriage. We have raised three incredible children and built a foundation that works all over the world to enable all people to lead healthy, productive lives.”
Bill Gates And Melinda Gates Love Story
The billionaire couple started dating each other in 1987. They had met for the first time at a trade show in New York. Finally, they got in relation on New Year’s Day in 1994 in Hawaii. They also have three children.
The billionaire couple Bill and Melinda Gates together run the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The foundation aims at helping towards leading a healthy and productive life.
It must also be noted that the organisation has spent millions on widespread social causes like vaccinations for children and fighting infectious diseases.
Bill Gates And Melinda Gates Divorce After 27 years of Happy Married Life
The couple has clarified that though they are parting ways in personal lives, they will continue to work together at the foundation as they share the same belief in that mission.
The official statement reads, “We continue to share a belief in that mission and will continue our work together at the foundation, but we no longer believe that we can grow together as a couple in the next phase of our lives.” The couple has also asked for co-operation for giving the family some space and privacy as they tend to navigate to this new life.
To many, this is the second unexpected divorce after Jeff Bezos and MacKenzie Scott who surprised everyone by announcing their separation after 25 years of marriage in July, 2019.