Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen Dead at 65

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has died.

The tech mogul and owner of the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks died Monday in Seattle from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma — which he first battled nine years earlier. He was 65.

Allen’s family released a statement: (via Mike Rosenberg of the Seattle Times)

Allen shared the news that the lymphoma had returned just two weeks ago on Twitter:

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