Bill Gates Sr.

1925 - 2020

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William Henry Gates II (November 30, 1925 – September 14, 2020), better known as Bill Gates Sr., was an American attorney, philanthropist, and civic leader. He was the founder of the law firm Shidler McBroom & Gates (a predecessor of K&L Gates), and also served as president of both the Seattle King County and Washington State Bar associations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bill Gates Sr. has received more than 1,963,523 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Bill Gates Sr. is the 28th most popular lawyer, the 2,543rd most popular biography from United States and the 4th most popular American Lawyer.

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  • 18

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  • 2.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.87

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Among lawyers, Bill Gates Sr. ranks 28 out of 67Before him are Irnerius, Al-Tahawi, Al-Mawardi, Muhammad al-Shaybani, Franz von Liszt, and Warren Christopher. After him are Hans von Dohnanyi, Baldus de Ubaldis, Asad ibn al-Furat, Roy Cohn, Qasim Amin, and Heinrich Marx.

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Among people born in 1925, Bill Gates Sr. ranks 130Before him are Tofiq Bahramov, Warren Christopher, Pierre Bérégovoy, Michael Halliday, Edward Gorey, and Antoine Gizenga. After him are Luis Molowny, Sufi Abu Taleb, Aldo Ciccolini, Uzi Narkiss, Maurice Pialat, and Alexandre do Nascimento. Among people deceased in 2020, Bill Gates Sr. ranks 199Before him are Zenon Grocholewski, Hans Tilkowski, Peter Bonetti, Ödön Földessy, Agne Simonsson, and Nur Hassan Hussein. After him are Silvio Marzolini, Jean Kennedy Smith, Claire Bretécher, Goyo Benito, Momčilo Krajišnik, and Ryo Kawasaki.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bill Gates Sr. ranks 2,543 out of 15,968Before him are William Labov (1927), Paul Robeson (1898), David Strathairn (1949), Neil Postman (1931), Henry Silva (1928), and Philip Sheridan (1831). After him are Margaret Fuller (1810), Jo Van Fleet (1915), Billy Preston (1946), John L. Sullivan (1858), Kate Millett (1934), and Amber Heard (1986).

Among LAWYERS In United States

Among lawyers born in United States, Bill Gates Sr. ranks 4Before him are J. Edgar Hoover (1895), John F. Kennedy Jr. (1960), and Warren Christopher (1925). After him are Roy Cohn (1927), Alan Dershowitz (1938), Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. (1841), William Rehnquist (1924), Clarence Darrow (1857), Louis Brandeis (1856), Michael Cohen (1966), and Wendell Willkie (1892).