Donald Trump – 45th President of the United States
Donald J. Trump was born on June 14, 1946 in New York City borough of Queens. Trump was raised in the Jamaica Estates neighborhood of Queens. Attending the Kew-Forest School thru the seventh grade. At 13, Trump was enrolled in the New York City Military Academy, a private boarding school. He obtained his economics degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School.
Trump has managed the family real estate business since 1971 through 2017. The company was founded by Trump’s grandmother, Elizabeth Christ Trump and then managed by Trump’s father, Fred Trump, making Trump the third generation real estate businessman.
After winning the presidential election in November 2016, Trump turned the management of the family real estate business to his sons, Donald Jr. and Eric Trump, making them the fourth generation real estate professionals.
Trump is the 45th President of the United States. He has been in office since January 20, 2017.
Prior to Trump’s presidency, he was a businessman and television personality. Trumps’ accomplishments are beyond the scope of our briefing, but we strongly encourage you to learn more about Trump.
In addition to being a successful real estate professional, Trump has engaged in multiple private ventures including, branding the Trump name, written and co-written fourteen books as well as produced and hosted The Apprentice television show for 12 years.
President Donald Trump’s net worth has been estimated to be approximately $3.5 billion making him one of the richest men in the world, ranked at 544th richest.
His presidency has already set top rated standards that Trump fans are used to hims achieving. According to records, the following are worth mentioning:
- Trump was the oldest to assume the presidency.
- Trump was the wealthiest person to assume the presidency.
- Trump was the first to become president without prior military or government service.
- Trump was the fifth (5th) to have won an election despite losing popular vote.
Trump has been married three times, has five children (Donald Jr., Ivanka, Eric, Tiffany and Barron) and eight grandchildren. Trump and the First Lady, Melania Trump married on January 22, 2005. Melania received US citizenship and gave birth to their son, Barron, on March 20, 2006.
Trump publicly announced his candidacy for president June 16, 2017. He was competing against 17 Republican candidate. He successfully accepted the Republican nomination for President of the United States in July 2016. Trump won the presidency on November 8, 2016 claiming that he won over 2600 counties nationwide, which has not been done since President Reagan. Trump also won 62 million popular votes making it the highest of any Republican nominee. Trump won 306 electoral votes, the most for a Republican since George H.W. Bush in 1988.
Trump has been in office since January 20, 2017. His accomplishment has received much negative attention from the media. However, since entering the presidency, Trump has fought investigations, staff issues, natural disasters, International political challenges, threats of war, excessive national debt that escalated during the Obama presidency and more.
On the WhiteHouse.Gov website Trump confirms his commitment to Make America Great Again, and that is exactly what he intends to do. As we have seen, his goal will be met with multiple challenges.
Not supporting any political party, republican or democrat, but as an American, Trump needs time to fix problems that has taken years to grow. The issues will not be corrected overnight.
Update: Trump lost the Presidential Election of 2020 to Democratic candidate Joe Biden