Rory John Gates - Biography

Last Modified: Sep 28, 2022

Rory John Gates
Profession: N/A
Best Known For: Son of Bill Gates
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $20 million

Personal Details

Born on : May 23, 1999 (age 24)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Rory John Gates
Birth Place: Seattle, Washington, USA
Horoscope: Gemini
Father's Name: Bill Gates
Mother's Name: Melinda Gates
Siblings: 2

Jennifer Katharine Gates (older sister)
Phoebe Adele Gates (younger sister)

High School: Lakeside School
University: Duke University, Fuqua School of Business
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (English, German, Irish, Scottish)
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.62 meter (5 feet 4 inch)
Weight: 52 kg (114.64 lb)
Hair Color: Blond
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Rory John Gates?

Rory John Gates is the son of Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, and Melinda Gates.

Rory John Gates – Age, Siblings, Parents

Rory John Gates’ life started with his birth on 23rd May 1999 in Seattle, Washington, the United States. His parents are billionaires Bill Gates and Melinda Gates. 

He has two siblings as well, both sisters. Jennifer Katharine Gates is the oldest of the three while Phoebe Adele Gates is the youngest of the three.

The Gates family is a closely knitted family. Once his mother Melinda Gates talked about her son Rory John Gates,

“He’s a great son and a great brother. He’s inherited his parents’ obsessive love of puzzles. But one of the things that makes me proudest is that Rory is a feminist.”

Source: Time Magazine (young Rory John Gates)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, he attended the Lakeside School and later Duke University, where he studied computer science and economics. For further education, he enrolled at Fuqua School of Business and graduated from the same with an MBA degree.

His ethnicity includes English, German, Irish, and Scottish.

Rory John Gates – Girlfriend, Affair, Marriage

As Rory John Gates is in his early adulthood, he is unmarried. Does Rory John Gates have a girlfriend? There are no reliable facts on this but we assume that he is single.

Moreover, he loves to keep his private life away from the public as much as possible. It is also known that he is very fond of cars and has quite a collection.

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Rory John Gates – Career

Before fame

Unlike his father Bill Gates, the course of his career is still considered to be vacant. But the factor that he is young and is just starting his career is to be blamed. However, when he was 10 years old, his poem What’s known as Diamante gained much attention.

Worked in?

The fame he has gained is due to his parents, especially his father’s business and philanthropic work. But people are already counting on him and his siblings to carry on their father's legacy in the future.

Although he is the son of a billionaire, Rory John Gates’ father revealed that none of his children will be inheriting his money (except a million dollars each) and will be working for themselves. 

Source: Instagram (The Gates family)

Rory John Gates – Banned until 13

His parents have taken care not to raise them as spoilt brats and were prohibited from having their own phones until they were 13 years old. During an interview, Rory John Gates shared,

‘What you really feel is what you’ve achieved. If a piece of software gets out there a lots of people love it – it lets them get their work done in better ways – that’s exciting.”

He also added that they were not allowed to have cell phones so that they could focus more on their studies and were given a decent amount of pocket money for doing household chores. While growing up, Rory John Gates along with his sisters frequently took to educational tours so that they could learn more about different cultures and histories.

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Source: Instagram (The Gates family- pictured 2018)

Rory John Gates – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Rory John Gates is claimed to be $20 million while his annual income/salary is unclear.

Rory John Gates – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter Rory John Gates is publicly absent.

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