Donald Trump

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  • Donald Trump was born

    Donald Trump was born
    He was born in New York City
  • College

    College
    He started at Fordham University. After two years he transferred to Wharton school of the University of pennsylvania for their real-estate studies departments. In 1968 he graduated with a Bachelor of science degree in economics
  • First wife Ivana Trump

    First wife Ivana Trump
    Donald and Ivana Were married in 1977. They had 3 children Donald Trump Jr, Ivanka Trump, and Eric Trump. They were divorced in 1992
  • Trump Tower

    Trump Tower
    Trump finished negotiations to build Trump Tower(58 stories, 202 meters). The tower was completed in 1983. Architectural critic Paul Goldberger said "the most pleasant interior public space to be completed in New York in some years."
  • Donald's first published book Trump: The Art of the Deal

    Donald's first published book Trump: The Art of the Deal
    Donald Trump and Tony Schwarzt wrote the book that was number one for New York Times Best Seller list 13 weeks in a row
  • Trump Foundation

    Trump Foundation
    Trump started the foundation to give all proceeds from his book Trump: The Art of the Deal.
  • Second wife Marla Maples

    Second wife Marla Maples
    Donald Trump and Marla Maples met in 1989 and had an affair while he was still with Ivana. Donald and Marla got married in 1993. They had one kid named Tiffany Trump. Donald and Marla were divorced in 1999
  • Third wife Melania Trump

    Third wife Melania Trump
    Donald and Melania met in 1998 at a nightclub. They got married on January 22, 2005. In 2006 Donald had his 5th and final kid Barron Trump. Donald and Melania Trump are still married.
  • The Apprentice

    The Apprentice
    During the first year of the show, Trump earned $50,000 per episode (roughly $700,000 for the first season), but following the show's initial success, he was paid $1 million per episode. On February 27, Trump stated that he was "not ready" to sign on for another season because of the possibility of a presidential run. Despite this, on March 18, NBC announced they were going ahead with production.
  • Hollywood Walk of Fame

    Hollywood Walk of Fame
    For his contribution to television on The Apprentice Trump received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
  • Presidential Campaign

    Presidential Campaign
    Trump announced his candidacy for President of the United States at Trump Tower in Manhattan. In the speech, Trump drew attention to illegal immigration, offshoring of American jobs, the U.S. national debt and Islamic terrorism. His slogan was "Make America Great Again".
  • Presidential Election

    Presidential Election
    Trump had 304 electoral votes to Clinton's 227. Trump received a smaller share of the popular vote than Clinton, making him the fifth person to be elected president while losing the popular vote. Trump won 30 states.
  • Inauguration

    Inauguration
    Trump Inauguration was on January 20, 2017. His Inauguration speech was the shortest in history at 15 minutes.