Geek Fact for November 29th

In 1975, the name “Micro-soft” was first used in a letter from Bill Gates to Paul Allen.

Microsoft Inc. incorporated in the state of Washington in 1981 with Bill Gates as President and the Chairman of the Board and Paul Allen as Executive VP.

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