As Bill and Melinda Gates head for divorce after 27 years, a look at their wealth and philanthropy

India Today | May 4, 2021 at 5:42 AM
  • Bill and Melinda Gates’ divorce will entail complex decisions about how to handle their wealth after 27 years of marriage.
  • Warren Buffett has donated more than $29 billion of his fortune to the Gates Foundation since 2006.
  • The couple, who have three children, have a custom mansion with a 2020 assessed value of $130.8 million, according to the King County Department of Assessments, on Lake Washington, which lies between Seattle and its eastside suburbs including Redmond, where Microsoft is headquartered.