Donald John Trump, Sr.
(born June 14, 1946) is an American business magnate
, television personality and author. He is the chairman and president of The Trump Organization
. Trump is also the founder of Trump Entertainment Resorts
, which operates numerous casinos and hotels worldwide. Trump's extravagant lifestyle and outspoken manner have made him a celebrity for years, and more recently with his NBC
reality show The Apprentice
, where he serves as host and executive producer.
Trump is the fourth of five children of Fred Trump
, a real-estate tycoon and developer based in New York City. Donald was inspired to follow his father into real-estate development, and began working on projects for his father's real-estate firm while still in college. Upon his graduation from the Wharton School
of the University of Pennsylvania
in 1968, Trump formally joined his father's company, Elizabeth Trump & Son.
In 2010, Trump expressed interest in becoming a candidate for President of the United States in 2012.. New York Post
October 5, 2010. Retrieved January 30, 2011. On May 16, 2011, he announced he would not... Read More