Late Monday afternoon Melinda Gates publicly announced that her marriage to Microsoft founder Bill Gates was officially over. She mentioned that the marriage was irretrievably broken. This has led many people to speculate that the couple has been living apart for quite some time.
Maybe one of the reasons why they did not want to make the divorce official was that they didn’t want to go through the hassle of figuring out their financial situation. Now they could be looking at the most expensive divorce in history.