The biography of the newly elected American president Donald Trump.
Who is Donald Trump?
Donald John Trump was born on June 14, 1946, in New York's Queens district. He is an American entrepreneur, television producer and politician of German-Scottish origin.
Since 1971, he acted as the General Director of Trump Organisation (The Trump Organization) - a business with tens of thousands of employees. As a tycoon in real estate and the entertainment industry, the media billionaire has reached great popularity and recognition, and his name became the trademark, especially after his skyscraper, called "The Trump Tower."
After television shows like The Apprentice, his popularity further increased and today he is one of the most famous businessmen in the United States.
In June 2015, he announced that he will participate in the presidential race in the presidential election in the US in 2016 as a candidate of the Republican Party. His controversial statements on illegal immigration, especially after the declaration of a ban on entry representing Muslims in America, attracted international attention.
In the intra-party campaign for the Republican candidate in the elections of 2016, according to polls, is constantly guided by the end of July 2015 and has since the beginning of the process of intra-voting in February 2016 in a number of states gained considerable advantage over the party challengers.
After the beginning of May 2016, his rivals, Ted Cruz and John Kasich retreated for the Republican nomination in the presidential elections in the United States, Trump 19 July 2016 officially declared for the Republican candidate in the election for President of the United States.