Melania Trump Biography: 13 Things About Donald Trump Third Wife
Melania was born on 26th Aril 1970 in Novo Mesto, SR Slovenia. Her father Viktor Knavs was a car and motorcycle dealer and her mother was a patternmaker. Melania Trump is a Slovenian-American former model and businesswoman. She is the current first lady of United States as she is married to the 45th president of the United States Donald Trump.
She married Donald Trump in 2005 and obtained US citizenship in 2006. Here are some interesting facts about Donald Trump third wife and US current first lady:
- She is a second first lady after Louisa Adams born outside United States and the first whose native language is not English.
- She began modeling when she was only five years old.
- Melania Trump was named runner-up in the Jana Magazine “Look of the Year” contest. The contest was held at Ljubljana in 1992.
- She met with Donald Trump in 1998 at a party and couple started dating.
- In 2000 she posted nude for GQ Magazine, appearing naked on the cover.
- In 2010 Melania Trump launched her own Jewelry company named, Melania Timepieces.
- Billy Joel sung songs at her wedding reception.
- Some big celebrities attended her wedding reception, some of those were Heidi Klum, P.Diddy, Simon Cowell, Hillary Clinton and Bill Clinton.
- On her reception she wore a $200,000 dress made by John Galliano of the house of Christian Dior.
- She Sued Daily Mail because they wrote an article that alleged that she had worked for an escort service during her modeling days. Later Daily Mail apologized and deleted the post. They also agreed to pay her $2.9 million.
- She and Donald were married at Bethesda-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church in Florida.
- She was accused of Plagiarism when she copied most of the sentences from Michelle Obama’s speeches. These two speeches were 2016 Republican National Convention speech in 2016 and “Be Best” campaign in 2018.
- Melania Trump and Donald have one child together named Barron William Trump. His first name was decided by Donald Trump and second name was decided by Melania.