We hate 2020!

Just when we thought 2020 couldn't get any worse! We were about to re-open after many months of being closed but then disaster struck when a mains water pipe burst and flooded much of the ground floor of the museum.
Sadly re-opening has now been postponed. Read More >>>

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Bill Gates

Bill Gates

Bill Gates is the Chairman of Microsoft and from 1995 to 2005 was considered the richest man in the World with a net worth of around $85 Billion as of 2014.
Our photograph as shown carries a Certificate of Authenticity from Infinite Visions

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Historical Timeline for Bill Gates :

Date Event
21 Jan 1953 Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft Corporation, was born
28 Oct 1955 Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft Corporation, was born
1975 Paul Allen and Bill Gates launch Altair BASIC
Jul 1975 Bill Gates and Paul Allen sign a licensing agreement with MITS
15 Sep 1975 Microsoft Founded
6 Nov 1980 Microsoft Signs Contract with IBM to Create Operating System
1988 The NeXT (68030 CPU) computer is introduced after two years of research
7 Dec 1995 Bill Gates outlines Microsoft's commitment to supporting and enhancing the Internet
22 Jun 2000 Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer outline Microsoft's .NET strategy
15 Jan 2002 Bill Gates outlines Microsoft's commitment to Trustworthy Computing
25 Jun 2006 Microsoft announces Bill Gates transition
4 Feb 2014 Bill Gates returns to Microsoft as Technology Adviser




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