Bill Gates Divorce Melinda Gates.
The Latest divorce new is that the world leading philanthropy Bill and Melinda Gates foundation Co-chairs Bill Gates and Melinda Gates have filled for divorce after 27 years of marriage.
In a joint petition for dissolution of marriage filed in King County Superior Court in Seattle, the couple stated: “The marriage is irretrievably broken.”
According to Reuters, the divorce filing, which states that the couple have no minor children, comes after the youngest of their three children is believed to have recently turned 18.
The fillings also showed that the couple asked the court to approve their agreement on division of their assets but did not disclose details.
However, given that the Microsoft co-founder is one of the richest man in the world with over 100 billion dollars, it is suffice to say that Melinda Gates will be walking away with Billion’s of dollars.
Melinda French Gates as she has recently started addressing herself as, will be joining the leagues of fellow billionaire divorcees.
This list now includes the likes of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and Kanye West’s estranged wives MacKenzie and Kim Kardashian.
“After a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship, we have made the decision to end our marriage,” the two said in a statement posted on each of their individual Twitter accounts.
“We no longer believe we can grow together as a couple in the next phase of our lives. We ask for space and privacy for our family as we begin to navigate this new life,” they said.
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