Few figures in recent history have evoked as much fascination, admiration, and controversy as Donald J. Trump. Born in 1946 in Queens, New York, Trump’s life journey has been a rollercoaster ride of business triumphs, political ambitions, and polarizing leadership.
This article dives deep into the complex and multifaceted life of Donald Trump, from his early days as a real estate magnate to his unexpected ascent to the presidency of the United States.
We explore his successes, setbacks, and the indelible impact he has left on American politics and society. Join us on a journey through the compelling biography of one of the most consequential figures of our time.
Who is Donald Trump?
Donald John Trump is currently the 45th President of the United States. He took office on 20 January 2017 after winning the election. He is also a real estate developer and businessman.
Trump was not related to any political house. He owned Golf Course,casino, Hotel, residential properties in New York. Trump believe in Christianity.
He also used to do TV serial program before becoming president. Donald Trump one of those who do not give up. Trump developed famous hotel in New York city in a very beautiful way.
Donald Trump is also famous in the word with his outrageous speeches. Another famous building of Trump is the Trump Tower which is 72 floors.
Donald Trump Early life
Trump was born at Jamaica Hospital on June 14, 1946. Queens is part of New York City, and this hospital is in Queens. New York is the biggest city in the United States and one of the country’s most important towns. Donald Trump was born into a very wealthy family.
Because of this, he never had to worry about money when he was young. Donald Trump was his parents’ fourth child. His father was Fred Trump, and his mother was Mary Anne McLeod Trump. His father, Fred Trump, ran the Fred Trump Organization and was a famous businessman and real estate developer.
Fred Trump and Mary Anne McLeod Trump have five kids: two girls, Maryanne Trump Barry and Elizabeth, and three boys, Robert Stewart Trump, Fred Trump Jr., and Donald John Trump.
Donald Trump Bio/Wiki
|Full Name||Donald John Trump|
|Nickname(s) ||• The Donald
• 45, The 45
• Conspiracy Theorist-in-Chief
• President Snowflake
Donald Trump Physical Stats & More
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 191 cm
in meters– 1.91 m
in feet & inches– 6’ 3”
Donald Trump: Career in Education
As we all know, Donald Trump was born into a wealthy and royal family. Because of this, he wasn’t very interested in school. Kew-Forest School in Queens, New York City, was Donald Trump’s first school. After that, when he turned 13, he went to the New York Military Academy in Cornwall.
Then, he went to the New York Military Academy to study more. He was also a good baseball player, which led to him being named captain of the school’s baseball team. 1964 Donald Trump went to Fordham University after attending the Military School.
This school is in New York City. Two years later, in 1966, Donald Trump moved to the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. And in 1968, Donald Trump got his degree in economics from this school.
Donald Trump: Business Career
Donald Trump is a politician as well as a business tycoon. He has assets of $3.1 million as of 2019 according to America business magazine. Information about their entire assets is not available until 2020 due to non-payment of tax.
Trump’s core business is business. Which has a huge business in the Real State sector. Also, There are billions of brands business, golf courses,hotels,clubs, casinos etc.
Donald Trump took over Real Estate with his father. Their work load increased as required. Donald Trump named his organization the Trump organization. Which includes the Trump Tower, Trump International Hotel and New York Tower, Atlantic city Casino, Trump Plaza, Grand Hyatt etc.
Their source of income is about 50% of all these. And other income means from financial ventures. Such as aviation goods royalty and their two main books, the Art of the Deal and How to make America Great Again.
Donald Trump first started in 1978 with his family venture. This kind of attracted public attention from the beginning. It was a renovation of the hotel. This work was founded by his father of $400 million . Some time later Donald Trump also acquired the right to build the Skyscraper Trump Tower.
The Trump Tower also houses the headquarters of the Trump organization. Trump was also home to the place till 2019. In his business career, Donald Trump took a lot of money in the from of loans from banks in the name of hotels and other items. In 1996 acquired a 71 Storey skyscraper. Due to good improvements the building was renamed as Trump building.
Mar -A- lago
In 1985 Donald Trump acquired Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach state Florida. Trump made Mar-a-Lago his place of residence.
In 1999 Trump organization acquired Golf courses. After that it started construction. Thus 16 Golf courses were built.
Donald Trump founded a company called Trump University in 2004. Training courses run from 15,000 to 35,000 Dollar to run this company. That’s why New York officials said that you violated the law by naming the company as a University.
So, He changed his name to Trump Entrepreneur initiative. Thus a $40 million lawsuit was filed by the State of New York against Trump University.
Donald Trump was questioned for non payment of tax in in the 2016 presidential election. But again and again he refused to issue Tax returns. So, They disputed. And they did not issue tax returns.
Before contesting the election of the US President complete information about his assets is required. It was the first time Since 1972. That no politician give information about his entire wealth.
Earlier in 1972, Richard Nixon’s party candidate did not disclose his assets. After Trump became President, the Democratic party again passed a resolution in 2018 detailing it.
Hence Trump was confronted once again. He has not yet made a tax return. The Lower court pronounced the judgement saying that, Trump should give information about the property.
But, His lawyer argued that he should be exempted while he was president. Thus their decision continued in the court and was finally dismissed.
Then the matter went to the supreme court. So, Supreme court agreed to hear the debate on the matter. Then, Supreme court stated that it’s hearing would be held on 30 June 2020 before the end of the season.
Donald J. Trump’s Career in the Media
Donald Trump is also a good writer. He has written more than fourteen best-selling books so far. The Art of the Deal, his first book, was on the list of the best-selling books in the New York Times for 48 weeks. In 2003, he helped make and lead The Apprentice, a reality show.
He was a Chief Executive, and the candidates were trying to get a job at the Trump Organization for a year. He also co-hosted The Celebrity Apprentice, a reality show in which famous people fought to win money for charities.
He was a guest on the Howard Stern Show, a nationally broadcast radio show, about 24 times. In 2011, Fox & Friends gave him a weekly spot as an unpaid guest analyst, which he kept doing until he ran for President in 2015.
Donald J. Trump: His Career in Politics
Donald Trump’s choice of political party has changed many times. He joined the Republican Party in Manhattan in 1987. In 1999, 2001, and 2009, he moved to the Reform Party, then the Democratic Party, and then back to the Republican Party. On June 16, 2015, he said he was running for President.
During the GOP primaries in July 2016, he beat 17 other candidates. On November 8, 2016, more than 62 million Americans voted for him. This was the most significant Electoral College victory for a Republican in 28 years.
This is the most votes a Republican candidate has ever gotten in American history. In 2020, Trump will run for a second term as President of the United States. On August 24, 2020, he became the Republican candidate. In his farewell address on January 19, 2021, former U.S. President Donald Trump wished the Biden government well.
He said, “This week, we start a new government, and we pray that it will keep America safe and prosperous.” He went on to say, “By far, it was the hardest. I didn’t look for the road with the least amount of criticism.
I fought the hardest wars and made the toughest decisions because you chose me to do that. Your needs were always my first and last thought.”
|Political Party||• The Republican Party (1987-1999; 2009-2011; 2012-Present)
• The Reform Party of the United States of America (1999-2001)
• The Democratic Party (2001-2009)
• Independent Candidate (2011-2012)
|Political Journey||• Initially, he used to be a campaign-contributor.
• In 1987, he registered to vote as a Republican.
• In 1999, he joined the Reform Party and won in the primaries.
• In 2001, he joined the Democratic Party.
• In 2009, he joined the Republican Party.
• In 2011, he contested as an independent candidate.
• In May 2012, he joined the Republican Party again.
• On 16 June 2015, he announced his candidacy for the President of the USA.
• On 8 November 2016, he became the 45th President of the United States.
• On 19 December 2019, he was impeached by the House of Representatives.
Donald Trump Family and Relationships
|Wife/Spouse||• First Wife: Ivana Trump (m. 1977; div. 1992); she died on July 14, 2022, at the age of 73 at her home in New York City. Reportedly, she was found at the bottom of the staircase and believed to have suffered cardiac arrest.
• Second Wife: Marla Maples (m. 1993; d. 1999)
• Third Wife: Melania Trump (m. 2005)
• Donald Trump Jr.(Businessman; from 1st wife Ivana Trump)
• Eric Trump (Businessman; from 1st wife Ivana Trump)
• Barron Trump (Football Player; from 3rd wife Melania Trump)
• Ivanka Trump (Businesswoman; from 1st wife Ivana Trump)
• Tiffany Trump (Model; from 2nd wife Marla Maples)
|Parents||Father– Frederick Christ Trump (Businessman & Philanthropist)
Mother– Mary Anne MacLeod Trump (Philanthropist)
• Fred Trump Jr. (Elder; Deceased as a result of alcoholism)
• Robert Trump (Younger; Businessman)
• Maryanne Trump Barry (Eldest; American Attorney and former US Circuit Judge)
• Elizabeth Trump Grau (ELder; Retired Bank Executive)
Donald Trump Parents
Trump’s father’s name was Frederick Trump. He was a real estate developer and builder. He had special knowledge in this work. So, his source of income was also good. Frederick Trump died in 1999.
Donald Trump mother name was Mary Anne Macleod. She immigrated from Tong Scotland in 1929. She then married Frederick Trump. Fred was busy with his work. As soon as the family’s wealth started growing, Mary became a social worker and philanthropist. His mother died in 2000, one year after his father’s death.
Donald Trump Siblings
Donald Trump was a total five brother and sisters. Trump was the forth child among them. Fread Trump was his elder brother and Robert Trump was the younger brother of Donald trump. His sister’s name was Maryanne Trump Barry and Elizabeth Trump Grau.
Robert Trump spent his time in family companies and took care of the family. Elizabeth is currently a retirement Banker. She married Jems Gray. He is a filmmaker.
Donald Trump Personal Life
In 1977, Donald Trump married Ivana Zelnkov, a Czech model. Their three children are Donald John Trump Jr., Ivanka Trump, and Eric Frederick Trump. After Trump had an affair with actress Marla Maples, the couple split up in 1992.
In 1993, Trump and Maples tied the knot. Tiffany Ariana Trump was born to the two people. In 1999, the pair broke up. In 2005, Trump married Melania Knauss, a Slovenian model. Barron Trump was born to the two people.
- Trump the art of deal.
- Trump the art of come back.
- Make America Great Again.
- Trump how to get rich.
- Trump think big.
- Crippled America.
- Think like a champion.
- The America we beserv.
- Why we want it you be rich.
- Trump never give up.
- Trump the way to top.
A lot of books related to Donald Trump are available. But, The art of deal watch the most successful book published in 1987. Which remained on the top selling list in the New York times for 48 weeks.
President in 2016
Trump was a Republican Party candidate. So, He launched a campaign against his rival Hillary Clinton. He became the presidential candidate on 6 June .
Hillary Clinton made a substantial lead in the president election, but he leadership slowed down after and investigation into a controversial mail.
On 26 September 2016, Hillary Clinton and Trump debited. The program was held at Hofstra University in New York. And the second debate took place at the University of Washington.
The last and third debate was held on October 19 at the University of Nevada. Talking about the result attracted public attention.
Donald Trump won on November 8 ,2016 by a large margin of votes. He got the most votes from the election school. Defeated rival candidate Hillary Clinton by 2.9 million votes.
Thus Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United State. The president said in his address that, I swear to every citizen of the country that I will be president for the Americans. He welcomed his supporters. Appreciate everyone who voted for them.
Who is the Richest president ?
Donald Trump is the seventh wealthiest president in the world. He has assets of about $3.1 million.
Vladimir Putin comes first in the list of world’s richest presidents. He is currently the President of Russia. And the second richest president is Maha Vagiralongkorn. He is the president of Thailand.
Trump emphasized free trade with US – China from the campaign platform. And strongly enforced the law. And passed a resolution to built wall on the border of America and Mexico.
He protested against Clean Energy plan, Paris agreement and climate change. Abolish the general education system. People from weaker sections got relief in tax and also encouraged investment.
During the comparing Donald Trump banned migrants from Muslims majority countries. And increased spending for Sholdiers. Acted against ISIS.
First 100 days
Donald Trump created the first 100-day action plan to “make America great again”. The first task in the 100- days action plan is to stop corruption in Washington DC.
- A proposal to have a word limit for all members of Congress.
- Proposal to reduce the number of the Central employees.
- Proposal to abolish two rules for Central exchange.
- There should be a five-year ban on lobbying of Congress and White House officials after serving government..
- There should be a ban on current White House employees replacing the foreign government.
- restriction on how foreign people spend money on US elections.
After Donald Trump became president, Give all his wealth to his sons. ivanka Trump also resigned from the organisation. And started working as an advisor to her father.
From its 2016 election platform, Trump said opposition parties cheated the amount spent on climate change. But later understanding climate change said that yes there is some difference. In an interview, Trump accused the scientist of not agreeing with climate change. Human is not responsible for this.
Donald does not believe in climate change. That climate change also happens, and its human is responsible. The climate change assessment has seen that, If the standard on climate change is not worked out, this action will be disastrous for America.
Trump did not listen to what scientists said on climate change, reduced budget sources of funded renewable energy. In this way America became such a country in the world, Did not accept any climate change agreement.
So, 16 year old girl Greta Thunberg protests again Trump over climate change. And you are you taking away our life. So, US President withdraws rules to prevent toxins such as pollution.
So, Trump curbs animal safety. But, energy source resources such as coal, oil promotes natural gases. US President ignore climate change.
Obamacare was one of the main promise of Trump. Which will be implemented as soon as the government is formed. So, That president threatened his his Republican party MPs, That if our party cannot do this, then we will let Obamacare stay.
And this will be the the failure of our party. He appealed to vote on it immediately. This bill required 216 votes to pass. Trump received 217 votes in the election.
Trump got full support of his party. But, other members doctor and patients were opposing this bill. He said when the Obamacare bill Will be passed, So it would be a commendable Health Care plan. This will reduce your bill.
It is not a mistake to change this type of bill and make it new. Expressing happiness over the change of the bill, he said that as president we are doing good work.
US President Donald Trump said, That abortion should be banned. When a woman’s life is in danger, rape or forced relationships have made. Such people are not considered against abortion.
Reacting strongly after the statement said that, abortion will be prohibited after 20 weeks. Citing Supreme Court judges on this, he supported women undergoing abortion as punishment.
But later issued a statement saying that physicians should be punished only for this type of abortion. However, on the online poll that preceded this statement, 70% of women voted against it.
Wall on US Mexico border
President Donald Trump said before the election that, he would built a wall along the Southern border of the US. He said the interior cost of the wall would be made of taxpayer dollars. It will also be funded from Mexico.
Mexican president cancelled plan to meet Trump. And said in a video statement that, Mexico not believe any wall. Therefore, Mexico will not give any money for any wall.
This was emphasized by president Trump for funding. In the end he got a failure. In April 2018, President Trump announced that American troops would be deployed to protect America and to oversee terrorist activists. Immediately after the announcement, National guard Troops were asked to be stationed at the borders of Mexico and America.
In 2015, Trump had made a controversial tweet on the Paris attack banning foreign Muslim from entering the US. And said until the system is implemented, it will continue to happen.
Signed on off his controversial orders on 27 January 2017. in which a resolution to keep Islamic terrorist out of the United State. This order watch implemented immediately. Migrants and Refugee from 7 Muslim countries visiting the US were detained at the airport.
This included the main Muslim countries, Iraq, Syria, Sudan,Iran, Somalia,Libya and Yavan. The order was banned for 90 days. In an interview, Christian refugees would be given priority by the US.
On 6 March 2017, Trump ordered that residents of all countries expert Iraq should be systematically exempted. Priority was abolished for Christians. In June 2017, the High Court ruled that a ban would be imposed on individuals who do not have a credible claim with an institution to enter the US.
President Donald Trump is now as an American nationalist. He supports the America first policy. Trump always supports American military spending.
He respected some good foreign leaders. Such as the President of the Philippines, president of China, president of Egypt, President of Turkey, president of Brazil, Prime Minister of India and the Prime Minister of Hungary.
Khan Shaykhun chemical attack took place in Syria in April 2017. In retaliation for that attack, US President Trump ordered missile attack. and also ordered the US Defense Minister to assassinate Syrian president Bashar- al-Assad.
France and England were also involved in this attack along with America. US targeted Syrian chemical weapons. This incident happened in Damascus the capital of Syria.
Taking action, The US President said Russia failed to stop the chemical attacks. So, this action was taken. We have won against ISIS Trump said. Mattis resignation a few days letter due to disagreements in foreign policy.
The US President disregarded the Iran regime and said, He does not have the power to change his regime. He called the Iranian regime inactive. After Iranian missile tested in January 2017.
They banned 25 Iranian people. At the Brussels summit of my 2017, European authorities protest against not doing business with Iran. Trump has certified in 2017 that, trade relations with Iran will not be maintained. And the same will happen with Russia and North Korea.
In may 2017, Trump deployed a military force in the Persian Gulf in may 2017, Around that time there was a state war. Donald Trump had indicated war.
There was an attack on oil storage in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. So, That us increased its military there and the US blamed Iran for the attack in the oil field.
General Qasim Sulemani was considered the second most powerful person in Iran. Sulemani was the head of a legion. This troop was similar to the Iranian Army abroad.
The United State had already declared Qasim sulemani as a terrorist. Since then he was on the target of America. On 3 January 2020, American drones targeted him at Baghdad airport.
He was accompanied by Abu Mehandi Al Mujahid, the leader of Qatayab Hezbullah. They were also placed in the terrorist list by the US.
On 6 December 2017, Jerusalem was recognized as Israel capital, supporting the policies of Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The US President also created the US assembly in Jerusalem in 2018.
Jerusalem of is considered as a holy City. Therefore, there was protest against its establishment in Jerusalem. Also many countries of the word opposed it. However, the Israeli Prime Minister expressed happiness over the formation of the US assembly.
Russia is the largest country in the world. Trump’s 2016 refusal to improve relations between Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump thought his speeches.
But, after the election he said that Russia can help America in the fight against ISIS. Russia’s relations were already bad with America. Therefore, the people of America did not feel right about Trump’s help in the election. That is why Trump denied Russia’s relations.
On 20 December 2019, on the passage of the National Defense authorisation act, Trump approved gas pipeline from Russia to Germany. Trump has bright Putin many times and said that he is a good president.
China – United State relation
The two great countries of the world are called super powers. Their relationship has not always been good. President accused China of taking unfair advantage of the US. that’s why US President waged a campaign against China.
China vs America Covid-19 War 2020
There is a difference of opinion between China and America as to who spread the corona virus. China says that the virus has been spread by American shoulder in Wuhan. And President Trump says that China has used biological weapons on American soldiers.
Therefore, Relations between the United States and China have deteriorated. The US stopped WHO funding targeting China. Also serve criticized China.
India’s relations with the United States are good, But, The former relations ware not very good. Presently Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi strengthens relations with America.
Trump has expressed good relations with India and the United States. Although, the US supported Pakistan in the 1971 India – Pakistan war.
Nuclear agreement were signed between India and America in 2008. So, relations became better. In June 2017, Prime Minister Modi visited the White House, and on his arrival the Howdy Modi program was organised.
Donald Trump visited India at the invitation of the Prime Minister. Trade cooperation between the two countries was discussed. The see Mugal buildings and Indian civilization there.
North Korea’s growing nuclear power was becoming a threat to America. US President Donald Trump warned North Korea on this. Trump said in a UN General Assembly address that, if North Korea saves its allies, it will also be destroyed.
Donald Trump further increased sanctions on North Korea. Donald Trump and Kim Jong talks in Singapore on June 2018. In which Kim Jon confirms his intentions.
The differences between the two countries acquired in the Summit of February 2019. In which each other was convicted. Dissatisfied with this dialogue, Kim Jong ordered American ship to be shot down.
So, There has always been tension between North Korea and America. Kim Jong is a freak dictator. Therefore, It can became a threat to any country.
Covid-19 pandemic in the United States
The Corona virus originated in Wuhan,China. Were unaware of the effect of covid-19 at first. So, This virus spread all over the word in sometime. WHO researched the the virus and put forward its fact.
Corona virus was first identified in the United States in January 2020. So, the US President banned non- American individuals. Not taking the Trump Corona virus seriously, not advised by health experts.
So, the virus outbreak continued to grow. Given this type of terrible solution, soon added to make the vaccine. But, In takes 12 to 18 months for any person to make and test them.
Trump signed on 6 March 2020 for virus preparation and response fulfillment. In which the Agencies were given $8.3 million. On 13 March 2020, Trump made his first serious evaluation, starting that it was a temporary rod. But this is not a financial problem.
So, Trump declared a national emergency. Trump slammed members of the White House for not being able to control the epidemic. Donald admitted that the corona virus is not under control. Hence Trump criticized the WHO.
Campaign for re-election in 2020
In his 2020 re-election campaign against Joe Biden, a Democrat, Trump doubled down on his main goals:
- Fixing the economy after the COVID-19 pandemic
- Creating more jobs
- Putting “America First” in trade and foreign policy
- Taking a hard line on immigration
Trump and a few cabinet members got sick with the coronavirus in October. He spent three days in the Walter Reed Medical Centre hospital, where he earned several treatments, including a novel antibody. When he got out of jail, Trump told reporters that he felt “better than I have in a long time.”
In the last days of his campaign, Trump kept saying he was the “president of law and order.” He pushed back against calls for policy change in the wake of outrage over racial injustice and police brutality.
At first, the results of Election Day 2020 looked suitable for the current president, Trump. But because of the pandemic, many Americans voted early or by mail, so counting those votes took several days.
After four days of counting votes, the Associated Press and other big news organizations said Biden had won. The Electoral College and Congress agreed with the votes’ results on December 14.
The election had the best voter turnout in more than a hundred years, and while Biden got the most votes in U.S. presidential history, Trump called the second-most.
Donald Trump Assets
|Car Collection||• 2015 Mercedes-Benz S600
• 2016 Cadillac Escalade
• Tesla Roadster
• Mercedes-Maybach S600
• 1993 Cadillac Allante
• 2011 Chevy Camaro Indy 500 Pace Car
• 1965 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud
• 2015 Rolls-Royce Phantom
• 2003 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren
|Bike Collection||Custom-made 24-Karat Gold Orange County Chopper|
|Airplane/Helicopter Collection||• Boeing 757
• Cessna Citation X (Private Jet)
• Sikorsky S-76 Helicopter
Donald Trump Net Worth
|Net Worth (approx.)||Forbes estimates it at $2.5 billion as of April 12, 2023|
Unknown Facts about Donald J. Trump
- Donald J. Trump had a share of his family’s estimated 200 million USD net worth in 1982, which put him on the Forbes list of wealthy people.
- Forbes put his net worth at $2.1 billion in its 2020 Billionaires list, making him the first U.S. President to be worth that much.
- The New York Times claimed in October 2018 that Trump was a millionaire by the time he was eight years old because he had borrowed at least $60 million USD from his father and never paid it back.
- Trump has directly guaranteed a debt of 241 million USD, most of which is due by 2024. If he gets re-elected and doesn’t pay back or refinance the debt, the lenders may think about foreclosing on a president still in office.
- Trump had other people write books for him about business, finance, or politics. Tony Schwartz wrote his book, The Art of the Deal, for him. Trump likes this book almost as much as the Bible.
- In 2013, Trump was added to the WWE Hall of Fame’s section for famous people.
- Donald Trump has had minor roles in 8 movies and TV shows.
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