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Facts you might not know about Melania Trump

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69-year old Donald Trump is always in the spotlight making controversial headlines, but what do we know about his wife, Melania? She could potentially be the next First Lady in the White House so it can be helpful to have a better understanding of who she is.

She grew up in Slovenia when it was communist Yugoslavia under the dictator Tito. When she was 18 she studied architecture and design at the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia. She speaks 5 languages, Slovenian, English, French, Serbian, and German which would be very beneficial if she does become the First Lady.

The 45-year old is an ex-slovenian model and has had an impressive career which started at the young age of 5. She has been in the top magazines such as Vogue, GQ, Elle, Vanity Fair, New York Magazine, Glamour, Allure and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She now focuses her attention on designing jewelry and watches.

She met Donald at a Fashion week party in 1998 when he was actually on a date with someone else. In 2005 she married Donald Trump which was Trump’s third marriage and they later had their son Barron in 2009. According to Melania he is supposedly is very similar to his father in that he enjoys bossing and firing people around the house. Melania is only 7 years older than Trump’s eldest son, Donald Trump, Jr.

Mrs. Trump is her independent self which was revealed in an interview with CNN she said that "I give him my opinions, many, many times. I don't agree with everything that he says but you know, that is normal." "I'm my own person, I tell him what I think. I'm standing very strong on the ground on my two feet and I'm my own person. And I think that's very important in the relationship."

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