January 3, 1929
94 Years Old
|Death of Date||March 24, 2023|
|Full Name||Gordon Earle Moore|
|Known For||Co-founder and emeritus chairman of Intel Corporation|
|Notable Work||Moore's law|
|Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation|
|Education||California Institute of Technology|
|Children||Steven and Kenneth|
|Net Worth||$7 billion|
|Spouses||Betty Irene Whitaker|
Gordon Moore was an American businessman, engineer, and the co-founder and emeritus chairman of Intel Corporation also popularly known for Moore’s law, the observation that the number of transistors in an integrated circuit (IC) doubles about every two years.
Moore and his wife established the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, with a gift worth about $5 billion. By founding the platforms, they give extensively in the area of environmental conservation, supporting significant projects in environmental conservation, science, and other projects.
He and Robert Noyce founded NM Electronics in July 1968, which later became Intel Corporation, where Moore performed his duty as executive vice president until 1975 when he became president. He was named chairman emeritus in 1997.
Gordon Moore was born on January 3, 1929, in San Francisco, California, USA. After getting a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry from the University of California, he enrolled at the California Institute of Technology and completed a Ph.D. in chemistry in 1954. Moore and Betty Irene Whitaker married in 1950 and had two sons, Steven and Kenneth. Moore died at his home in Hawaii on March 24, 2023, at the age of 94.
As of February 2023, Moore’s net worth was reported to be $7 billion.
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