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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65. A creative programmer, he was 'the idea man'

Paul Allen, the taciturn computer programmer who founded the software behemoth Microsoft with Bill Gates when he was 22 and walked away eight years later with what would become one of the largest fortunes in the history of American capitalism, died Monday in Seattle. He was 65.

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