Important Events of October 28

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Important Events of October 28

Bill Gates’s birthday

  • William Henry Gates was born on 28 October 1955, in Seattle, Washington
  • He is an American business magnate, investor, author, philanthropist, humanitarian, and principal founder of Microsoft Corporation.
  • Bill Gates founded Microsoft in 1976 when he formed a contract with MITS (Micro Instrumentation and Telemetry Systems) to develop a basic operating system for their new microcomputers.
  • In 1990 Microsoft released its first version of Windows. This was a breakthrough in operating software as it replaced text interfaces with graphical interfaces. It soon became a best seller and was able to capture the majority of the operating system market share.
  • Bill Gates is married to Melinda French (married in 1992). They have three children Jennifer (1996), Rory (1999) and Phoebe (2002). With his wife, Bill Gates formed the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
  • Bill Gates says much of the inspiration came from the example of David Rockefeller.
International Animation Day

  • October 28, the International Animation Day (IAD) was proclaimed in 2002 by the ASIFA as the main global event to celebrate the art of animation.
  • This day commemorates the first public performance of Charles-Émile Reynaud’s Théâtre Optique at the Grevin Museum in Paris, 1892.
  • In 1895, the Cinematograph of the Lumière brothers outshone Reynaud’s invention, driving Emile to bankruptcy.
  • However, his public performance of animation entered the history of optical entertainments as shortly predating the camera-made movies.

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  • ASIFA also commissions an artist to create an original art poster announcing the event each year. It is then adapted for each country in order to guarantee a worldwide view of the event.
  • Previous editions involved the work of animators such as Iouri Tcherenkov, Paul Driessen, Abi Feijo, Eric Ledune, Noureddin Zarrinkelk, Michel Ocelot, Nina Paley, Raoul Servais, Ihab Shaker and Gianluigi Toccafondo.

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