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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies

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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died Oct. 15 from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. He was 65.

Allen left Microsoft after he was first diagnosed with cancer in 1982.

Allen, who also owned the Seattle Seahawks and Portland Trail Blazers, was among the world's wealthiest people with an estimated net worth of $20.3 billion.

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