Phoebe Adele Gates, this 17 years old lady was born to world’s 2nd wealthiest billionaire Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates. In spite of being the youngest daughter of the 2nd richest family in the world, Phoebe Adele Gates’ social media life has not been very active since childhood neither she has been seen posting any trending and fancy pictures of herself in Instagram! Though she gathers a lot of media attention since her younger days, her father has been very successful in protecting her daughter from the media and the spotlight. He has continuously inspired and motivated her to absolutely focus on and build her career into a fine one. However, there are many vacation pictures of the family posted by them, which gave a sneak peek into the child’s life.
Personal and Family Life
On 14th September 2002 Phoebe Adele Gates, the youngest child of, 2nd wealthiest billionaire and co-founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates, and his wife Melinda Gates, was born in Median, Washington, USA. She currently resides with her family in her parent’s mansion named ‘Xanadu 2.0’ which is $124 million. Her mother Melinda Gates is ranked as the world’s one of the most powerful women and is a well known American Philanthropist along with her husband. Melinda Gates and Bill Gates co-founded the ‘Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’ which is identified as the world’s 2nd largest charitable foundation till now. Phoebe has two siblings, 1st born, sister Jennifer Katharine Gates and 2nd born, brother Rory John Gates. Her paternal grandparents are William H. Gates Sr. and Mary Maxwell Gates. Her maternal grandparents being Raymond Joseph French Jr. and Elaine Agnes Amerland. Unlike the youngest, Jennifer Katharine Gates is active on Instagram and is currently studying in New York in a medical school. She is seen with her father many times attending charities across the globe thus making her easily reachable by the media. Rory John Gates, the second child, maintains a private life like her younger sister and is not active on social media. Based on Jennifer’s social media account Rory John Gates is now studying at the University of Chicago. Many may think that being the daughter of the richest family, Phoebe Gates has been raised as a spoiled child but even though she may have all the luxurious facilities available, truly she isn’t spoiled at all. Since her father, Bill Gates, belonged to a humble family and was not raised lavishly, he understands the worth of money and poverty thus creating the ‘Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’ for charity. Being a humble and strict father, he has raised his children humbly, so Phoebe Gates understands the value of money since she has participated in many charitable activities, and has been taken to many developing countries by her father to teach her the meaning of poverty. Surprising enough the siblings were not allowed cell-phones until they turned
Phoebe Adele Gates, before graduating from High School, has attended many schools. She has been a student of Professional Children’s School, New York and she is currently studying in an elite private school, the Lakeside School. Unlike her father, she has a keen interest in arts and is extremely fond of Ballet and has been learning it from a very tender age from The School of American Ballet at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in New York and The Julliard School at Lincoln Center Plaza. Apart from learning Ballet, she is also interested in music, writing, and other arts. Still, she is very young to assume what might she become of in the near future.
Phoebe Adele Gates is ranked amongst the most powerful kids in the world. According to the 2020’s report, her net worth is estimated to be $10 million. She is among those on whom the world is keeping an eye upon.