Saturday, October 10, 2009

Bill Gates returns to Harvard University

"(I am)....the Harvard's most successful dropped out."
-- Bill Gates

Bill Gates whose full name is William Henry "Bill" Gates III born on October 28, 1955. He is an American business magnate, philanthropist, and chairman of Microsoft, the software company he founded with Paul Allen. He is ranked consistently one of the world's wealthiest people and the wealthiest overall as of 2009. During his career at Microsoft, Gates held the positions of CEO and chief software architect, and remains the largest individual shareholder with more than 8 percent of the common stock.He has also authored or co-authored several books.

After 33 years, Bill Gates backs to his almamater, the Harvard University, not as a student but as a successful businessman with a title "Doctor" Bill Gates. "I have been waiting for more than 30 years to say this, that I always told you that I come back and get my degree" said Dr. Gates in his introductory part of his speech. Watch the following video for the complete speech.





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