Bill and Melinda Gates have announced in similar tweets that they wish to end their 27 year marriage. According to the tweet, they mentioned that they ‘ no longer’ believe that they can grow as a couple.
The Microsoft co – founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates first met in the 1980s when Melinda joined Bill’s Microsoft firm. They have between them three lovely children.
The pair have run the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation together for over 20 years. There have been some speculations that the foundation might not be able to ‘stand’ since they are planning for a divorce. They have however said that they would continue to work together on the foundation.
‘ We ask for space and privacy for our family as we begin to navigate this new life’, the couple mentioned in their statement.
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