Melinda Gates Get to know the 54-year old celebrity Melinda Gates, before she got famous (e.g. Wife of Microsoft founder Bill Gates). IMDB reports American Morning (TV Series) was Melinda Gates's first TV appearance in 2006. BirthdayAugust 15, 1964NationalityAmericanName in PassportMelinda Ann FrenchEthnicityEnglish (Read: 16 Surprising Celebrity Ethnicities)Ethnic category/Race(?)WhiteSexuality - Gay or NayStraightHer home town is Dallas, Texas, U.S.. Her parents Raymond Joseph French Jr. & Elaine Agnes Amerland are of English ethnicity. Melinda Gates was born on August 15, 1964 on a Saturday. Center mapTrafficBicyclingTransit Read: 19 Celebrity childhood Homes High school: St. Monica Catholic SchoolUniversity/College: Ursuline Academy of DallasOther schooling: Bachelor's degree in computer science and economics from Duke UniversityYounger Photos Credit: Oklibs.org Footage of early or first TV Interview or Appearance Wife of Bill Gates, Melinda Gates Interview Most popular video on Youtube Why giving away our wealth has been the most satisfying thing we've done... | Bill and Melinda Gates Views: 1.234.673 Share your real life experiences with Melinda Gates here and rate your meeting! Correct our wiki/bio - is she not gay or straight or of different heritage? Let us know!