This has to be one of the craziest things Bill Gate’s has ever done.

In the early 1980’s Bill Gates and his business partner/ co-founder of Microsoft, Paul Allen, were late trying to catch a plane at the San Francisco Airport. As the plane was getting ready to take off, Gates ran up to the control panel and began pushing buttons.

Paul Allen was certain Gates was going to get arrested… Instead the attendant called the plane back for them.

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