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Melinda Gates

1964 - Today

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Melinda French Gates (born Melinda Ann French; August 15, 1964) is an American philanthropist, and a former general manager at Microsoft. French Gates has consistently been ranked as one of the world's most powerful women by Forbes.In 2000, she and her husband Bill Gates co-founded the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the world's largest private charitable organization as of 2015. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Melinda Gates has received more than 6,490,110 page views. Her biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Melinda Gates is the 139th most popular businessperson (up from 261st in 2019), the 1,689th most popular biography from United States (up from 4,055th in 2019) and the 47th most popular American Businessperson.

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  • 52

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  • 6.03

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  • 4.07

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Among BUSINESSPEOPLE

Among businesspeople, Melinda Gates ranks 139 out of 604Before her are Ethan Allen, Ren Zhengfei, Alisher Usmanov, Lady Bird Johnson, Armand Peugeot, and Ambroise Vollard. After her are David Icke, Chaleo Yoovidhya, Katharine Graham, Theodor de Bry, Gianni Infantino, and Phil Knight.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1964, Melinda Gates ranks 38Before her are Dražen Petrović, Roberto Mancini, Salvatore Schillaci, Miguel Induráin, Clive Owen, and Andy Serkis. After her are Robert Trujillo, C. C. Catch, Edi Rama, Mats Wilander, Djimon Hounsou, and Rick Riordan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Melinda Gates ranks 1,689 out of 15,968Before her are Lester Young (1909), Annie Oakley (1860), Stonewall Jackson (1824), Buddy Guy (1936), Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960), and Sondra Locke (1944). After her are Isaac Hayes (1942), Karl Guthe Jansky (1905), Arthur Ashe (1943), Don Rosa (1951), Paul Desmond (1924), and Alan Ladd (1913).

Among BUSINESSPEOPLE In United States

Among businesspeople born in United States, Melinda Gates ranks 47Before her are Gordon Moore (1929), Roy O. Disney (1893), Henry Ford II (1917), Lee Iacocca (1924), Ethan Allen (1738), and Lady Bird Johnson (1912). After her are Katharine Graham (1917), Phil Knight (1938), Jack Welch (1935), Martha Stewart (1941), Asa Griggs Candler (1851), and Thomas J. Watson (1874).

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