Donald Trump is the 45th and current President of the United States. Before entering politics, he was a businessman and television personality. Trump was born and raised in the New York City borough of Queens, and received an economics degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
But is there more to his biography? YES, there’s more to Donald John Trump which you probably don’t know about and below are 10 amazing facts about Donald Trump you should know of. Number 5 will shock you.
1. Trump was born and raised in the New York City borough of Queens, and received an economics degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
2. He owned the Miss Universe and Miss USA beauty pageants from 1996 to 2015, and he produced and hosted the reality television show The Apprentice from 2003 to 2015.
3. He became the oldest and wealthiest person ever to assume the presidency, the first without prior military or government service, and the fifth to have won the election while losing the popular vote.
4. Trump’s ancestors originated from the German village of Kallstadt in the Palatinate on his father’s side, and from the Outer Hebrides in Scotland on his mother’s side. All of his grandparents and his mother were born in Europe.
5. Trump says he is a Presbyterian.
6. Trump does not drink alcohol except occasional wine, such as at communion.
7. As of December 2016, the Trump Organization owns or operates 18 golf course and golf resorts in the United States and abroad.
8. In September 1983, Trump purchased the New Jersey Generals—an American football team that played in the United States Football League (USFL).
9. Trump has published numerous books. His first published book in 1987 was Trump: The Art of the Deal, in which Trump is credited as co-author with Tony Schwartz, who has stated that he did all the writing for the book.
10. Trump has made cameo appearances in 12 films and 14 television series, including a cameo as the father of one of the characters in The Little Rascals.He performed a song with Megan Mullally at the 57th Primetime Emmy Awards in 2005.