Donald Trump’s Biography
Donald J. Trump born on the 14th of June, 1946, in Queens, New York, is the 45th and current President of the United States who took office on the 20th of January, 2017.
But incase you don’t know he was formerly a real estate businessman, and reality TV star that became involved in huge, profitable building projects in Manhattan in 1971. In 1980, Trump who was raised Presbyterian by his mother, and identifies as a mainline Protestant, opened the Grand Hyatt New York, which made him the city’s best-known developer.
Donald Trump, who was the fourth of five children, parents were Frederick C. and, Mary Anne MacLeod Trump. His father, Frederick Trump was a builder and real estate developer who had practical experience in developing and operating middle-income flats in Queens, Staten Island and Brooklyn. His mother, Mary MacLeod who moved from Tong, Scotland, in 1929 at 17 years old got married to Fred Trump in 1936, after which they settled in Jamaica, Queens, an area that was, at the time, loaded with Western European immigrants.
In the 1950s the Trumps’ wealth expanded with the after war real estate blast, and Mary turned into a New York socialite and humanitarian. In 1999, Fred kicked the bucket while his wife Mary passed away the following year.
Donald who was an energetic and confident boy was sent to the New York Military Academy by his folks at the age of 13, with the hope that the discipline of the school would channel his energy in a positive way.
Trump who did very well at the military academy, both socially and scholastically, rose to become a star athlete and student leader as at the time he graduated in 1964. After his graduation, Trump at that point entered Fordham University and after two years changed to the Wharton School of Finance at the University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated in 1968 with a degree in financial economics.
Amid his years at school, Trump who worked at his dad’s real estate business during the summer, likewise secured education deferments for the Vietnam War draft and at last a 1-Y medicinal deferment after he graduated.
Trump who started featuring in the hit NBC reality series ‘The Apprentice’, which additionally produced the branch ‘The Celebrity Apprentice’, later turned his attention to politics, and in 2015 made known his intention to join the United States Presidential race on the Republican ticket.
Subsequent to winning majority of the primaries and caucuses, Trump became the official Republican candidate for the presidential election on the 19th of July, 2016 and later in November, he was elected the 45th President of the United States, after defeating the Democratic candidate, Hillary Clinton.
Donald Trump who has had three wives and is at the moment married to Slovenian model Melania Knauss (now Trump), whom he got married to in an exceptionally publicized and sumptuous wedding attended by many celebrity guests and prominent personalities including Hillary Clinton, former President Bill Clinton and several others in January 2005. And in March 2006, she gave birth to their son, Barron William Trump..
In 1977, Trump got married to his first wife, Ivana Zelnickova Winklmayr, a New York fashion model who was a substitute on the 1972 Czech Olympic Ski Team, and after the birth of their first of three children, Donald John Trump Jr., Ivana Trump was named VP responsible for design in the Trump Organization, where she play a noteworthy role in managing the redesign of the Commodore and the Plaza Hotel. They later had two more kids together, Ivanka Trump (born in 1981) and Eric Trump (born in 1984), after which they had a very publicized divorce that was eventually concluded in 1992.
In 1993 Trump got married to his second wife, Marla Maples, an actress whom he had been seeing for a while and already had a daughter, (Tiffany Trump born in 1993) with, but in 1997 he ultimately filed for an exceptionally announced divorce from Maples and it was eventually finalized in June 1999 while prenuptial agreement allotted $2 million to Maples.
Trump’s male children, Donald Jr. and, Eric—fill in as executive vice presidents for The Trump Organization, and assumed control over the family business while their dad fills in as president.
Trump’s daughter Ivanka who was additionally an executive vice president of The Trump Organization, left the business with her own fashion label to join her dad’s administration and become an unpaid assistant to him.