Donald Trump is the 45th president of the United States. While everyone seems to think that they know him, there are likely many things that you do not actually know about him. Here we are going to send you some of these facts about Donald Trump that we hope you did not previously know.
Donald Trump Has Never Smoked, Drank Alcohol or Done Drugs
Donald Trump’s brother Fred was an alcoholic and eventually died because of his addiction to drinking. He had warned a young Donald to never drink alcohol and Donald listened. He took it one step further and never did drugs or smoked cigarettes.
He Spends a Long Time on His Hair
While Donald Trump’s hair might look like a bad toupee to many, it is actually a carefully crafted hairstyle. He spends a long time each day blow-drying his hair forward and then he takes the time to carefully comb it backward.
He Has His Own Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
Donald Trump got his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2007. His start was the 2,327th star. He received the star for being a producer on his hit television show, The Apprentice.
Donald Trump Actually Has His Own Board Game
Donald Trump has his own board game that is titled Trump: The Game. It is a game that is like Monopoly that was launched in 1989. The game was discontinued because it had poor reviews and was not selling.
While Not a Drinker, Donald Trump Did Have His Own Line of Vodka
Donald Trump does not drink alcohol, so it was surprising that he curated his own brand of vodka. It was on the shelf in 2006 and Trump described it as “a superb product and beautifully packaged.” Sadly, for Donald, the consumers did not agree and did not appreciate the vodka. It had very meager sales and production halted in 2011 because of this.
Donald Trump Lacked Discipline as a Child So His Parents Sent Him to New York Military Academy
When Donald Trump was just 13 his parents decided that he was too aggressive and boisterous. They thought that he lacked discipline and then sent him to the New York Military Academy. In 1964 he would graduate from the academy. He went on to the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania to earn a BS in economics.
Donald Trump’s Love Life Has Been Filled with Drama for Decades
Donald Trump was first married to Ivana Zelnickova Winklmayr who he had three children with. She was a 1968 Czech Olympic Ski Team alternate. He then was unfaithful to her and cheated with actress Marla Maples. He would leave Winklmayr and go on to marry Maples. He ended up having one daughter with Maples. The cheating led to Winklmayr confronting Maples in Aspen, Colorado on a ski slope in 1991. He is currently married to Melania Knauss who was a model. He cheated on her in an affair that became a scandal as he cheated with Stormy Daniels (a well-known porn star) but has remained with Knauss.
Many of Donald Trump’s Companies Have Filed for Bankruptcy
Donald Trump talks to the world as if he is a great businessman. He has stated that his amazing success is why he is the greatest president of all time. Many people do not agree with him. In fact, there have been four Trump-owned companies that have filed for corporate bankruptcy. Trump’s Taj Mahal, located in Atlantic City, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 1991. Trump Plaza, also located in Atlantic City, filed for bankruptcy in 1992 and Trump relinquished 49% of his share of the hotel to lenders. Trump Hotels and Casinos Resorts were filing for Chapter 11 in 2004. The most recent bankruptcy was Trump Entertainment Resorts who filed in 2009.