How Bill Gates Started Out [Infographic]

Microsoft founder Bill Gates is currently the richest man on earth, a title he earned when he was just 39 years old. By 2014, Gates had a net worth of $76 billion, a rise of about $9 billion from what he had earned in the previous year.

Looking back now, no one could have anticipated just how successful the 13-year-old boy who hacked, and was banned from using, his school computer would go on to become.

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This infographic by Funders and Founders provides an outline of Bill Gates’ career trajectory, starting from his early beginnings to how he eventually rose to fame and recognition.

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