Donald J Trump, the controversial figure in the American political scenario has now become the most powerful person on the planet. Trump will take charge of the Presidency on 20 January 2017. The close rivalry between the Republican and the Democrat contestant Hillary Clinton finally came to an end when Donald Trump won the elections with the majority.
The American was born June 16, 1946 in the New York City. Trump graduated from the University of Pennsylvania, earlier he also attended the New York Military Academy where he completed his high school. Trump’s father had a real estate company, so he initially started working there while he was in college. Trump soon became a successful businessman with his utmost efforts. He has many hotels and towers on his name in different cities of US. He initially in his career focused on middle class building projects and when established, then shifted his focus also on the elite class projects.
As Trump had started working while he was still an undergraduate student, he successfully managed to earn quite enough that his net worth in 1968 was $200,000. He worked pretty hard and smart and hence later it became quite easy for him to expand his business all over US. His initial project in his career was in New York and worked quite extensively for a longer period of time there, then he got a project in Ohio. His continuous efforts pleased his father and he made him the Chairman and President of the company in 1971. The same year he started large projects in Manhattan and then he never looked back and became quite a successful businessman. By 1973 ‘The Trump Organization’ had 14,000 apartments under its belt. A major turnover came in his career when he built the Grand Hyatt hotel in 1978. In the year 1983 Trump tower was completed in Manhattan.
Trump also made the Equitable Life Assurance Company. In 1984 Trump also made the famous casino and hotel ‘Harrah’s and Trump Plaza’ at the Atlantic City. He also has on his name the Taj Mahal Casino in New Jersey.
Trump has been associated politically with the Republican Party from 1988 till present. Before 1987 and between 2001-2009, Trump was associated with the Democrats. He was also affiliated with Reform party of the US and also stood as an Independent candidate for one year in 2011 to 2012.
Trump has married thrice and her current wife is Melania Knauss with whom he married in 2005. He has five children and currently he resides in penthouse in his Trump tower in Manhattan, New York City. Trump also has the acknowledgement of having golf courses, Trump entertainment resorts and Trump model management. Whereas Trump also has a University in his credit.