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In the tribute, Gates reflected on his father's influence on his life, sharing that he and his sisters were "very lucky" to have parents who "gave us constant encouragement and were always patient with us".

Bill Gates Sr, father of Microsoft's co-founder, passes away at 94: Bill Gates Sr. passed away at the age of 94.

The elder Gates was an Army veteran and a founding partner in a Seattle law firm, according his official biography.

The cause of his death was Alzheimer's disease, his family said on Tuesday, the New York Times reported. "We have been in lots of conversations with the companies, with the vaccines that look like they will be low-priced and very scalable, including AstraZeneca, Novavax - Sanofi - and Johnson and Johnson", said Gates.

The younger Gates said his father had a "profoundly positive influence" on his life and it was an "incredible" experience being his son.

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Gates also credited his father for shaping the values of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the philanthropic project he embarked on in 2014 after stepping down from Microsoft.

"I do think once you get into, say, December or January, the chances are that at least two or three will (seek approval) - if the effectiveness is there", said the Co-Chair and Trustee of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

"My father was the "real" Bill Gates".

"India's willingness to play big role in manufacturing vaccines, send some of these to developing countries will be critical", said Bill Gates. "He was everything I try to be, and I will miss him every day".

In addition to his son, Gates Sr.is survived by his children Kristianne and Elizabeth, as well as his second wife, Mimi Gardner Gates.



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