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Bill And Melinda Gates Announce They're Getting Divorced

They have been married for 27 years and have three children together.
Posted at 9:00 PM, May 03, 2021

Bill and Melinda Gates are divorcing after 27 years of marriage.

The Microsoft co-founder and his wife said they'll continue to work together at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. It's the largest charitable foundation in the world, with an endowment worth nearly $50 billion. Since 2000, it's focused on global health and development and U.S. education issues.

Additional reporting by The Associated Press.