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Donald Trump has a daughter Ivanka Trump is a model and attended Georgetown University, but later transfered to the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business.
Donald’s father, Fred Christ Trump (born in Woodhaven, New York, October 11, 1905), was a multi-millionaire developer, whose own parents were German. Fred developed apartments, homes, and high rises in New York. He died June 25, 1999. In 1936, Fred married Donald’s mother, Mary Anne MacLeod (born in Stornoway, on the Isle of Lewis, Scotland, May 10, 1912), who died August 7, 2000.
Son, Eric Trump, is a freshman at Georgetown University.
Donald Trump is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania.
Has five children; sons Donald Trump Jr. born December 31, 1977 and Eric Trump born, January 6, 1984 and daughter Ivanka Trump born, October 30, 1981, with ex-wife Ivana Trump, daughter Tiffany Trump born, October 13, 1993, with ex-wife Marla Maples and son, Barron Trump born, March 20, 2006, with current wife, Melania Trump.
Donald Trump is a former owner of the New Jersey Generals football club of the United States Football League (USFL) (1984-1985).
Was voted the class “Ladies Man” by classmates on New York Military Academy’s class of 1964 at Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY.
Donald Trump has a net worth of $2.5 billion, according to Forbes Magazine.
Unlike most business executives, Donald Trump doesn’t carry a briefcase and possesses a morbid fear of shaking hands.
In his first book, “The Art Of The Deal”, he wrote that he briefly thought of attending the University of Southern California (USC), with the idea of becoming a film producer or studio executive. He eventually changed his mind when he decided that the real estate business was more lucrative.
His paternal grandparents, Friedrich Trump and Elisabeth Christ, were German. His mother was Scottish, born in Stornoway, on the Isle of Lewis, to Malcolm Macleod and Mary Smith.
Donald Trump was among the guests at Usher Raymond’s 26th birthday party.
Threw out the opening pitch to game 2 of the Red Sox/ Yankees double-header on 8/18/06. It was the Jimmy Fund fund-raiser day, where he, the Boston Red Sox, and many other donors gave in nearly three million dollars for cancer research. Sadly, the Red Sox lost that game 14-11.
Though he owns labels that market it, he doesn’t drink alcohol.
Awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in January 2007.
Is a longtime friend of WWF owner Vince McMahon, and a longtime fan of World Wrestling Entertainment. The Donald Trump hosted WrestleMania IV and V at Trump Plaza, and appeared in a ringside seat at a few others. He has also appeared on WWE TV shows and participated in WWE story-lines.
Has four grandchildren; granddaughter, Kai Trump, born on May 12, 2007, weighing 6 lb. 14 oz., grandsons, Donald Trump III, born on February 18, 2009, weighing 8 lb. 11 oz. and Tristan Milos Trump, born October 2, 2011, weighing 8 lb. 4 oz., from his son, Donald Trump Jr., and daughter-in-law, Vanessa Trump and granddaughter, Arabella Rose Kushner, born July 17, 2011, from his daughter, Ivanka Trump and son-in-law Jared Kushner.
Donald Trump was born in Queens.
Brothers: Fred Trump, Jr. and Robert Trump. Sisters: Judge Maryanne Trump Barry and Elizabeth Trump Grau.
In 2007, Forbes Magazine reported his earnings in entertainment for the year at $32 million.
Donald Trump credits his father as his mentor in learning successful business.
Donald Trump is a friend of Regis Philbin.
Revealed on Piers Morgan Tonight: Donald Trump (2011) that he personally shuns the use of alcohol, tobacco, drugs and tattoos. Is pro-military spending.
As a guest of FOX’s Bill O’Reilly Trump confessed that, though once a pro-choice advocate, he is now pro-life, and is against gay marriage.
Counts Las Vegas tycoon Steve Wynn as a very close friend.
Received an honorary doctorate from Liberty University on September 24, 2012.
Was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame on April 6, 2013 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Other inductees were Trish Stratus, Bruno Sammartino, Bob Backlund and Mick Foley.
Throughout April, 2011, he alleged that Pres. Barack Obama might have been born outside the United States, which would make Obama ineligible to be president. The allegations were understood to not be serious. Showing that there were no hard feelings, Obama allowed Trump to attend the White House Press Corps Dinner.
Release of his book, “Trump: The Art of the Comeback” by Donald with Kate Bonher.
Release of his book, “Trump 101: The Way to Success” by Donald with Meredith McIver.
Release of his book, “Think Like a Champion: An Informal Education in Business and Life”.
Release of his book, “Trump: How to Get Rich” by Donald with Meredith McIver.
Release of his book, “The America We Deserve” by Donald with David Shiflett.
announced his wife is expecting a baby [September 2005]
Release of his book, “Think Big and Kick Ass in Business and Life” by Donald with Bill Zanker.
Release of his book, “Trump: Surviving at the Top” by Donald with Charles Leerhsen.