Financial Network Bloomberg has delisted the name of Microsoft CEO Bill Gates from its billionaire index, after his announcement of divorce from Melinda Gates. The billionaire in the early hours of today announced his divorce from his wife after 27 years of marriage.
Immediately after the announcement, Gates was taken out of the top billionaires’ index list, which is a daily ranking of the World’s richest people. The list which is released daily did not reflect the name of the billionaire for today’s list.
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Gates, the fourth richest man in the world with a net worth of $130bn (£93bn), married Melinda in January 1994. The couple, who married on a golf course on the Hawaiian island of Lanai 27 years ago, have three children together – Jennifer, Rory, and Phoebe.
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