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Born in New York City on the 14th of June 1946, Donald John Trump is the son of Fred trump a real estate developer. Donald Trump is a business executive, entrepreneur, television and radio personality and author. He is the CEO of Trump Organization, and the founder of Trump Entertainment, which operates several casinos. He attended the Kew-Forest School in Forest Hills, Queens. After that his parents sent him to the New York Military Academy. There he earned an academic honors, played varsity football in 1962, varsity soccer in 1963, and varsity baseball from '62-64. He then attended The University of Pennsylvania. In 1968 he graduated with a bachelors of science in economics and concentration in finance. ...read more.

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He was also instrumental in steering the development of the Javits Convention Center on property he had an option on. By 1989, Donald Trump was unable to meet his loan payments. Donald Trump financed the construction of his third casino, the $1 billion Taj Mahal, with high-interest. That put him at a disadvantage with competitors who used more of their own money to finance their projects. By 1991 increasing debt brought Trump to business bankruptcy and the brink of personal bankruptcy. Banks and bond holders had lost hundreds of millions of dollars, but opted to restructure his debt to avoid the risk of losing more money in court. ...read more.

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In the casino business The Trump Organization is one of the worlds largest. Trump Taj Mahal, Trump Plaza, Trump Marina, and Trump Club Privee are the casinos of the Trump Organization. In Palm beach Florida Donald Trump converted a famous historic estate into a ultra-luxury club. This club is the world's best club. He also started reality series like The Apprentice, Trumped: The Radio program, Trump Model Management, Trump Pageants. Trump has also emerged into writing books. Some of his books are: The Art of the Deal, Surviving at the Top, The art of the comeback, The America we deserve, how to get rich and many more. In its October 7, 2007 Forbes 400 issue, "Acreage Aces," Forbes valued Trump's wealth to $3.0 billion. Trump is known for his many properties. ?? ?? ?? ?? ENTREPRENEUR/BUSINESS LEADER RESEARCH PROJECT ~DONALD TRUMP ...read more.

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