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Donald Trump

Donald J .Trump is the 45th president of the United States. He


succeeded former president Barack Obama on January 20, 2017. Previously he was popular as a
property developer and businessman who made his name synonymous with Luxury and success,
and for his starring role on the reality show The Apprentice. Born on 14th June 1946 in New York
Donald Trump attended Fordham University for two years before transferring to the Wharton
School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he earned his undergraduate degree in 1968.
Trump then started young in his father's New York real estate business, as per him he started his
business debut with a small loan of a million dollars from his dad which he now made into
more than 10 billion $. Outspoken and flamboyant, Donald Trump became a favorite of the
press, and his multiple marriages and divorces were regular tabloid fodder throughout his early
career. Trump was married to model Ivana Zelnicek from 1977-92 and to Marla Maples from
1993-99. He married his third wife, Slovenian model Melania Knauss, on 22 January 2005, and
she became First Lady after his election as president. Trump went suddenly on the skids in
1990, finding himself over $900 million in debt and facing bankruptcy but he quickly rebounded
with his business acumen. In 2004 he began playing the shrewd boss in what became a long-
running NBC reality series, The Apprentice which increased his popularity. Trump formally
announced his candidacy on 2015 June. Trump quickly became the Republican front-runner,
both loved and loathed for his not so politically correct statements and prolific tweets, like his
demand for a wall between the U.S. and Mexico (paid for by Mexicans) and his call for "a total
and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country's
representatives can figure out what is going on." Trump's last remaining competitors dropped
out of the race in May of 2016, leaving him as the presumptive Republican nominee for 2016. He
named Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his running mate in July that year, and a week later was
officially nominated at the GOP convention on July 19, 2016. He faced Democratic nominee
Hillary Clinton (wife of former president Bill Clinton) in the general election, winning in a
shocking upset on November 8, 2016, after a campaign in which Clinton had held steady leads in
most polls. Trump captured 306 electoral votes to Clinton's 232.His Nationalistic message and
anti-globalist diatribe resonated with millions of his followers across world. Even with whole
media and political establishment against him he was able to turn the tide in his favor. He
continues to fulfill his campaign promises and alter the geopolitical landscape of world. His
books include Trump: The Art of the Deal (1988), Trump: Surviving at the Top (1990), Trump:
The Art of the Comeback (1997); Trump: How to Get Rich (2004); and Crippled America
(2015).