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He scored 1590 out of 1600 on the SAT and enrolled at Harvard College in the autumn of 1973. ... Gates dropped out of Harvard at this time. ... They did, and the sales of MS-DOS made Microsoft a maj...

Bill Gates: Don't Call Me a College Dropout - Mashable

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Feb 10, 2014 ... Bill Gates has earned many titles over the years — world's richest man, tech visionary and leading philanthropist — but there's one title he seems to question: college ... "It is strange to call me a college drop out in all but the most literal ... " So I am kind of a failure as a drop out and I don'...

Bill Gates - Biography - IMDb

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Gates due to the success of Altair BASIC decided to drop out of Harvard and ... Bill Gates bought an operating system in which he renamed, MS-DOS for IBM.

Dropout Bill Gates returns to Harvard for degree | Reuters

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Jun 7, 2007 ... Dropout Bill Gates returns to Harvard for degree ... be nice to finally have a college degree on my resume," said Gates in a ... Gates dropped out to focus on Microsoft, which he founded in 1975 with childhood friend Paul Allen.

The Most Successful College Dropouts In History - Retireat21

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Gates attended Harvard in the fall of 1973, only to drop out two years later to found Microsoft with ... In 2007, he ended up receiving an honorary degree from Harvard. .... Mark Zuckerberg, like Bill Gates, is a Harvard dropout. .... I like the fact that all these people have been so successful and did not complete college.

23 Famous Dropouts Who Turned Out Just Fine - BuzzFeed

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Jun 18, 2013 ... Fun fact: Before Jobs left Reed College, he took a calligraphy class that ... Bill Gates dropped out of Harvard to pursue his love of poetry. ... John Mayer dropped out of Berklee College of Music, only to come back later and major in .... Famous Glasses ×; Did You Go to High School With Someone Famous?

The College Dropouts Hall of Fame: Famous college dropouts ...

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Famous college dropouts: Honors those who have become successful or ... Americans in 2011, 27 graduated from high school but did not attend college. ... Later got her GED and attended the police academy before being hired as a deputy sheriff. ... A year later he convinced Bill Gates to drop out of Harvard and move to ...

G - The College Drop-Outs Hall of Fame: Famous college dropouts ...

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He dropped out of high school and got a job at a local clothing store. ... Bill Gates, billionaire co-founder of Microsoft, one of the richest men in the world, philanthropist. ... He did not finish college. ... According to Wikipedia, “In April 1959, despite the fact that Glenn failed to earn the required college degree, he was assign...

Bill Gates Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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What became the Microsoft Corporation grew out of two college ... Gates then dropped out of Harvard in 1976 and focused on building the new business. He ... Before long, however, Microsoft found itself unable to cover its overhead. .... Although Gates had established himself as a visionary, he did not always hit the mark.

Bill Gates Urges Students To Stick With College, Even Though He ...

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Jun 3, 2015 ... “Although I dropped out of college and got lucky pursuing a career in software, getting a degree is a much surer path to success,” he says in a ...

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Bill Gates, College Dropout: Don't Be Like Me - The New York Times

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Jun 3, 2015 ... “Although I dropped out of college and got lucky pursuing a career in software, getting a degree is a much surer path to success,” he writes. ... I've pointed out before that even education skeptics aren't skeptical about the value ...

Bill Gates, world's richest college dropout, says stay in school - Jun ...

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Jun 3, 2015 ... Bill Gates, who dropped out of Harvard, got an honorary degree from ... in software, getting a degree is a much surer path to success," he said.

Bill Gates - Top 10 College Dropouts - TIME

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May 10, 2010 ... For more than a decade, Bill Gates has been one of the wealthiest, if. ... Gates entered Harvard in the fall of 1973, only to drop out two years later to ... In 2007, more than thirty years after he left Harvard, the co-founder of Microsoft would finally receive his degree (an honorary doctorate) from his alma mater.

Famous Entrepreneurs Who Dropped Out Of College

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Visualization of the age when some famous entrepreneurs dropped out of ... According to The Facebook Effect, Just a few months before that Zuckerberg “ took five minutes to decide” that he would drop out of Harvard. ... Bill Gates lasted three years at Harvard. He ... 32 years later he did get that Harvard (honorary) degree.

Bill Gates - Business Leader, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist ...

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Biography.com tracks the life and career of Bill Gates, from his early interest in ... He became one of the richest men in the world and a major philanthropist through the ... He scored 1590 out of 1600 on the college SAT test, a feat of intellectual ... Microsoft (Gates and Allen dropped the hyphen in less than a year) started off ...