Donald Trump – Will be the 45th President of the United States of America. Trump is a businessman and billionaire, who ran for president in the 2016 presidential election. Learn about his views, his religion, and interesting facts about him.
According to statements made by Donald Trump, he is a Presbyterian Christian (1). It appears that he has become more religious, or talks about it more, now that he is running for President on behalf of the republicans. Whether this is a political move or actually what he believes in is uncertain. An example of this is that he previously was pro choice but more recently has stated that he is now pro life. Trump also refers to the Bible as his favorite book but also declines to say what his favorite scripture or passage is (2).
Donald is an avid golfer and actually owns his own course in Los Angeles called “Trump National Golf Club.” He loves all sports and was always the captain of his high school teams. He was even the manager of a professional football team in the USFL league. Trump also is a big fan of McDonald’s, especially during his campaigning.
Donald Trump is currently running for president as a representative of the Republican party. This means that he is a conservative and holds similar values. Previously it has been reported that Donald Trump was more liberal and blamed for economic collapse on republican president George Bush (3) . People have been skeptical of whether or not he is a true republican but as of late he seems to be fitting the mold of a conservative.
Donald Trump uses golf as his main form of exercise. He avoids alcohol, tobacco, and even coffee (4). He lost his brother to alcoholism and had learned about the dangers of drugs and alcohol from his brother. This is the reason he says he never drinks. Although he did introduce a line of Vodka in 2006 called Trump Vodka (5). According to his doctors, he appears to be in great health with all tests coming back negative. Trump boasts about his stamina and health and his doctor says that he will be the healthiest president ever if he wins the election (6).
Donald Trump is a Gemini.
Trump gets his exercise by taking a long walk or playing a round of golf. He says some people don’t think of it as a workout but he frequently loses three or four pounds after a weekend of golfing.
Donald has been married to Melania Trump since 2005. (8)
Trump seems to give mixed messages when it comes to gay marriage. He has stated that he is against it, but since the Supreme Court ruled it legal he has become more flexible with his beliefs. He also confided in George Takei that he attended a same-sex marriage and found it “beautiful.” (9)
He has never smoked cigarettes, drank alcohol or done drugs. His older brother, Fred, was an alcoholic for many years and warned Trump to avoid drinking. Fred ultimately died from his addiction.
“You have to think anyway, so why not think big?”
“All of the women on The Apprentice flirted with me – consciously or unconsciously. That’s to be expected.”