The couple married in 1994 in the Manele Bay Hotel in Hawaii. To keep the wedding private, Bill booked all the rooms in the hotel, along with all of the helicopters on the island of Maui.
What comes next for Bill & Melinda?
After 27 years of marriage, Bill and Melinda Gates are getting a divorce. Here's a look at their decades-long relationship and how the split will impact their assets, as well as what comes next for two of the world's wealthiest and most influential people.