Who Were the Presidential Candidates?
The election is over and the next President of the United States has been chosen. There was much controversy about qualifications as well as certain politic issues. But did you learn about the candidates themselves? Sometime people want to know more about them personally and may be asking about their children or hometown. This article has the answers to your personal questions about the United States president-elect Donald Trump and presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
Republican nominee Donald Trump was born on June 14, 1946 in Queens, New York to Frederick and Mary Trump. He had four siblings growing up. During his early adulthood, he was a real estate developer and later built up his businesses. Trump was not just a business man, though; he has a family too. He has been married three times and currently is married to Melania Trump. He has 5 children all together. His children, in order from oldest to youngest, include Donald Jr., Ivanka, Eric, Tiffany, and Barren. Trump also has two grandchildren from daughter Ivanka. He and his family own a penthouse in New York, which is where his wife and child Barren are staying for the time being.
Democratic nominee Hillary Rodham Clinton party was born October 26, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois. Her parents are Hugh and Dorothy Rodham, and she was one of three children. After college, Hillary worked for people in politics. She assisted a campaign and worked for a United States Senator. Although she was working in politics, Hillary had a family, too. She and her husband, Bill Clinton, met at Yale University and later got married. They have one daughter named Chelsea Clinton, who is married and gave Hillary two young grandchildren. Clinton currently lives in New York with her husband, who supported her on the campaign trail.
Early next year, the world will be watching to witness Donald Trump take the White House and become not just a businessman, father, and grandfather but the President of the United States.