Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates are splitting up after 27 years of marriage. Photo: EPA-EFE Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates are splitting up after 27 years of marriage. Photo: EPA-EFE
Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates are splitting up after 27 years of marriage. Photo: EPA-EFE

Bill and Melinda Gates file for divorce, ending 27 years of marriage

  • Couple say their marriage is ‘irretrievably broken’ in joint petition to court
  • They reached an agreement on a division of assets but did not disclose details

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Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates are splitting up after 27 years of marriage. Photo: EPA-EFE Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates are splitting up after 27 years of marriage. Photo: EPA-EFE
Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates are splitting up after 27 years of marriage. Photo: EPA-EFE
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