Donald Trump | 45th US PRESIDENT
US President: Assumed office January 20, 2017
US Vice President: Mike Pence
Political Party: Republican
Birth: June 14, 1946 New York City
Education: The Wharton School (BS in Econ.)
Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946) is the 45th and current President of the United States, in office since January 20, 2017. Before entering politics, he was a businessman and television personality.
Trump was born and grew up in the New York City borough of Queens. He earned an economics degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and followed his grandmother Elizabeth and father Fred in running the family real estate company. He renamed it The Trump Organization, and ran it from 1971 until his 2017 inauguration. Trump’s real estate career focused on building or renovating skyscrapers, hotels, casinos, and golf courses.
He has also started multiple side ventures, branded and licensed his name for real estate and various products, and co-authored several books. Additionally, he produced and hosted The Apprentice, a reality television game show about business, from 2003 to 2015. According to Forbes, he was the world’s 544th richest person as of May 2017, with an estimated net worth of $3.5 billion.