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Melinda Gates: Choosing to leave ex-husband Bill was my ‘lowest moment’

Melinda French Gates says that realizing she needed to divorce Bill Gates after 27 years of marriage and three kids was the “lowest moment” in her life. The billionaire philanthropist admitted that everyone has “low moments” and she is “not happy every day” in an interview with USA Today published Sunday, adding that divorce wasn’t something she “ever thought would happen” to her. “It certainly wasn’t what I thought on the day I got married,” she said. “But I realized for myself, I needed to make a healthier choice, and that was just a very, very sad day.” Gates, 66, and French Gates,...

Melinda Gates Had Nightmares After Meeting Jeffrey Epstein

Melinda Gates is breaking her silence on meeting Jeffrey Epstein. In a new interview with CBS Mornings, Melinda commented on her ex-husband Bill Gates' relationship with the convicted sex offender financier. Epstein died by suicide while in jail in 2019 amid federal sex trafficking charges. His relationship with Bill has been much speculated on in recent years. According to Melinda, she got bad vibes from Epstein.

Melinda Gates reveals she is ‘dipping her toe’ in the dating world following split from Bill Gates

Melinda Gates has revealed that she is dating again following her split from Bill Gates.The couple announced their decision to part ways in May 2021 via a joint statement from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. “After a great deal of thought and a lot of work on our relationship, we have made the decision to end our marriage,” they shared on Twitter. “Over the last 27 years, we have raised three incredible children and built a foundation that works all over the world to enable all people to lead healthy, productive lives.”The statement continued: “We continue to share a...
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Melinda Gates Confirms Bill Gates' Meetings With Jeffrey Epstein Played a "Role" in Their Divorce

Watch: Bill Gates & Melinda Gates Divorcing After 27 Years of Marriage. Melinda Gates is opening up about what led to her and Bill Gates' divorce last year. During her conversation with Gayle King on CBS Mornings—which aired in full on March 3— the billionaire philanthropist revealed that the Microsoft co-founder's past meetings with late financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein contributed to their divorce, saying, "As I said it's not one thing, it was many things. But I did not like that he'd had meetings with Jeffrey Epstein, no."

Melinda Gates says she is ‘definitely’ open to dating again after divorce from Bill Gates

Melinda French Gates says she is open to dating again after her divorce from Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates.The philanthropist, 57, reflected on her divorce from Bill Gates, 66, during a CBS Mornings interview with Gayle King. French Gates said that she looks forward to this new chapter in all areas of her life, including dating.When asked by King if she is open to falling in love again, French Gates answered with a nod and a smile that she is “definitely” open to dating.“I hope that happens for me again,” she said. “I’m dipping my toe in that water a...

Melinda Gates Had Nightmares After Meeting Jeffrey Epstein: 'He Was Evil Personified'

When it comes to Jeffrey Epstein, Melinda French Gates is not mincing words. During a new interview for CBS Mornings, the philanthropist, who divorced longtime husband Bill Gates in 2021, addressed Bill meeting with Jeffrey, the convicted sex offender financier who died in jail in 2019 amid federal sex trafficking charges.

Melinda Gates Refuses To Detail Ex-Husband Bill, Jeffrey Epstein’s Connection

Melinda French Gates dodged a question about her ex-husband Bill Gates’ connection to the late disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein. The 57-year-old billionaire philanthropist sat down with Gayle King for an interview that aired on “CBS Mornings” Thursday. During their discussion, French Gates was asked about the work her former husband did with Epstein, but she refused to answer the question directly.