Rory John Gates Wiki and Bio
Rory John Gates was born on 23 May 1999 in Seattle, Washington State, USA, which means that he’s 20 years old and his zodiac sign is Taurus. Rory, whose nationality is American, is best known as the son of the worldwide known businessman Bill Gates, one of the founders of Microsoft. Being born to a rich and successful parent, Rory has often been in the spotlight, and people are interested in details such as his relationship status, net worth, early and formative years, and we’ll talk about those subjects in this article
Net Worth and Career. How Rich is Bill Gates’ Son?
So just how rich is Rory John Gates as of mid-2019? According to authoritative sources, this student has net worth of $20 million. Rory doesn’t have a job – he is mostly focused on his education – however, he seemingly has no troubles with that, as he’s the son of one of the richest men in the world. He’s has had a stable upbringing. Bill Gates was the richest man in the world, but is giving more than $28 billion to charity, thus he was overtaken. It’s important to mention that the family’s charitable and philanthropic efforts are widely recognized. Rory hasn’t spoken about his own assets, but the media knows about his father’s assets – a house worth $123 million. Nonetheless, Rory is seemingly very humble.
Early Life and Ethnicity
Speaking about his ethnicity, Gates is Caucasian and has blonde hair and brown eyes, which suits his complexion. Judging from the photos available on the internet, Rory has a fit figure and looks well put together, indicating that he puts time and effort into his looks. He is 5ft 5ins (165 cm) tall and weighs 114 lbs. He is the son of Bill and Melinda Gates and, despite being rich, his dad is strict and teaches his children how to be careful with money. Rory was born into the family of Irish, German and Scottish ancestry. As of his education, Gates received science classes from his dad, and attended the elite private Lakeside School, located in Seattle. As a matter of fact, both his dad and his older sister were students of the mentioned school as well.
Girlfriend and Social Media
Despite being a public figure, Rory John Gates isn’t keen on sharing too much with the media, and prefers staying secretive on some topics, which includes his relationship status and his dating history. This led many to believe that he’s single, but he hasn’t confirmed or denied any of the rumors. Rory has never married, and doesn’t have any children, but who knows what the future holds for him. All that matters is that he’s happy, and judging by the way that his family presents itself, that’s the case.
He isn’t active on social media, which makes it harder for people to keep up with him, but many often write about him. One time, his mom wrote a tweet about him reading “My son Rory is compassionate, curious & kind. But one of the things that makes me proudest is that he’s a feminist.” People seem to have loved that, as they went on to compliment the family for raising a true gentleman. One person went on to congratulate Melinda and added “We as parents are responsible to teach values to our kids.”
My son Rory is compassionate, curious & kind. But one of the things that makes me proudest is that he’s a feminist. https://t.co/mhtePYG0YW
— Melinda Gates (@melindagates) May 17, 2017
Father Bill Gates
William Henry Gates III, also known as Bill Gates, was born on 28 October 1955, in Seattle, Washington, USA, meaning that he’s 63 years old and his zodiac sign is Scorpio. Gates, whose nationality is American, and who was born in a family of English, German, and Scots-Irish heritage, is best known as an investor, businessman, author and humanitarian and, most importantly as the founder of the Microsoft Corporation. His net worth is estimated to be around $103 billion, with his wealth constantly growing and being accumulated from his over four decades long career in the mentioned fields.
He originally launched Microsoft alongside Paul Allen in 1975, and in the following decades, the mentioned system became one of the most used systems, with the company becoming one of the largest companies in that field. During his career at Microsoft, Bill served as a CEO, chairman and chief software architect. In addition to that, he was the largest shareholder of the company until May 2014.
Bill and Melinda took their relationship to a next level when they tied the knot in early 1994. The couple has three children, aside from Rory, two daughters – Phoebe and Jennifer. Despite giving his children everything they could possibly ask for, Gates also takes great pride in teaching them hard work and the value of money, as some sources state. Reportedly, Rory didn’t have a cell phone until he was 13.
The family resides in Xandu 2.0, a mansion that overlooks Lake Washington, and they seem to be living a happy and certainly financially prosperous life. According to his father, Rory and his two sisters have been raised as Christians. “. I’ve been very lucky, and therefore I owe it to try and reduce the inequity in the world. And that’s kind of a religious belief. I mean, it’s at least a moral belief”, Bill said in one interview.