Rory John Gates Biography, Age, Birth & Family, Career

Rory John Gates Biography, Age, Birth & Family, Career, Physical Status and more

Rory John Gates is the son of American business tycoons Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates. He is also a shy person and doesn’t appear in public other than his family members. As per reports, Rory with his siblings had to follow rules of not having cell phones until the age 14 years even after having a luxurious life.

Early Life and Education

Rory John Gates was born on 23 May 1999 in Seattle to parents Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates. He also has an older sister named Jennifer, three years older than him and a younger sister named Phoebe, three years younger.

He attended the elite private school Lakeside in Seattle , Washington and studied computer engineering and economics. He did MBA from Fuqua School of Business, hence following his mother’s path.


NameRory John Gates
Date of Birth23 May 1999
Age23 (as of 2022)
ProfessionMedia personality, American Poet
Birth PlaceSeattle, Washington
Home TownSeattle, Washington
Known forBeing the son of American business tycoon Bill Gates
Zodiac Sign Gemini
ParentsFather: Bill Gates
Mother: Melinda French Gates
Siblings Sisters: Jennifer Gates (older)
Phoebe Gates (younger)


  • Rory, being famous for his royalty, started his career as a poet at a very young age and is very loyal to his father.
  • He wrote his very first poem “What’s known as Diamante” at the age of 10 and till date he continues to write poems.
  • In 2010, he released his poem titled Physics of Light through the website of his father, Bill Gates.
  • While on a mutual vacation, he thought about the poem “Physics of Light” and it ended up consisting of 7 lines which formed a page-shaped diamond.
  • The 23 year old Rory has a degree in computer science and economics from Duke University is definitely the choice of career he made to follow his father’s footsteps and the obvious successor of Microsoft Company once he is fully well equipped.
  • According to his parents, Rory is still studying and only concentrating there and gaining experience from various prospects .
  • Even with this little to his name in the achievements list, Rory John Gates has a net worth estimated around 20 million dollars, which is quite impressive.

Physical Status and More

Weight53 Kg
Eye colorBrown
Hair colorBlonde
Body measurements38-32-38 inches

About his Parents

Rory John Gates’ father Bill Gates is an entrepreneur, businessman, software Mogul, and a philanthropist and the founder of Microsoft Corporation. He is also known for co-founding the software giant Microsoft with his childhood friend Paul Allen. And according to Forbes, He was the wealthiest person globally from March 2014 to July 2017. The mother of Rory John Gates Melinda French Gates later got interested in the BASIC language and eventually joined Microsoft and worked there as a general manager of Microsoft until she quit.

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