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Melinda Gates at the World Economic Forum in 2011
Melinda Ann French
August 15, 1964
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
|Residence||Medina, Washington, U.S.|
|Alma mater||Duke University (BA), (MBA)|
|Occupation||Co-Chair and Founder, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation|
Bill Gates (m. 1994)
She was awarded an honorary damehood by Queen Elizabeth II in 2014 for her services to charity and international development. As an American citizen, she cannot be called "Dame Melinda", but can use the letters "DBE" after her name.
References[change | change source]
- Texas Births, 1926–1995. Familytreelegends.com; retrieved June 29, 2013.
- Butler, Sarah (2014-01-28). "Angela Ahrendts and Melinda Gates receive UK honours". The Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077. Retrieved 2019-06-05.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Media related to Melinda Gates at Wikimedia Commons
- Appearances on C-SPAN
- Melinda Gates at TED
- Melinda Gates on IMDb
- Melinda Gates at the Notable Names Database
- Melinda Gates collected news and commentary at The New York Times
- Works by or about Melinda Gates in libraries (WorldCat catalog)
- Melinda Gates Goes Public, Fortune magazine, January 4, 2008
- Melinda Gates Philanthropic Profile, GiveSmart.org, November, 2012