A Brief Biography of Bill Gates

1506 WordsJan 31, 20186 Pages
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose. (http://www.brainyquote.com) these are the words of the richest man on the entire planet Bill gates. Following these steps and taking failure as a challenge is what got him where he is now. Bill Gates is a person that does not take no for an answer and he is a person that enjoys helping other people out and cares for children and young adults because he understand that they are the future of our country. William Henry Gates III was born on October 28, 1955 in Seattle Washington. Bill Gates was the middle child with his sister the oldest Kristianne and Libby the youngest. Their parents were William H. Gates II who was an attorney and his mother Mary Maxwell who was a school teacher and a chairwoman of United Way International. (www.thebiographychannelwebsite.com) bill gates grew up in a working middle class. As a child Bill Gates was a voracious reader which he mainly read encyclopedias. Bill Gates was a very good student but at times he was vey bored and not interested in the material which was being covered. So his parents pulled him out of the school he was attending and enrolled him in Seattle Lakeside School. He was a very good student but he excelled the most in math and science. While bill Gates was at Seattle Lakeside School a computer company offered computer time for students. Many parents and teachers saw this as an opportunity for children to learn so they bought some computers
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