Top 10 Love Stories of Donald Trump
Trump has said of his early dating life that he felt “like a great and very brave soldier” and “lucky” to have avoided the contraction of AIDS and other sexually-transmitted diseases, calling it his own “personal Vietnam”.
“If I told the real stories of my experiences with women, often seemingly very happily married and important women, this book would be a guaranteed best-seller”, Trump wrote in his 1997 book The Art of the Comeback.
Trump has had three marriages, which have been well documented in the tabloid media. His personal life has gained extensive media coverage.
Trump married Czech model Ivana Zelníčková on April 7, 1977, at the Marble Collegiate Church in New York.They have three children: sons Donald, Jr. (born December 31, 1977) and Eric (born January 6, 1984), and daughter Ivanka (born October 30, 1981). Ivana became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 1988, with Trump at her side.Trump is popularly known as “The Donald,” a nickname perpetuated by the media after Ivana referred to him as such in a 1989 Spy Magazine cover story.
Ivana Trump – 1976-92
Together, they had three children — Donald Jr., Ivanka, and Eric — and worked on several business projects together, including the construction of Trump Tower in Manhattan and the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City. Ivana filed for divorce in 1991 after rumors circulated two years prior that her husband was having an affair with Marla Maples.