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Donald J. Trump

Trump Organization

1975 - Present

Construction & Real Estate

1970 b. 1946
UndergraduateUniversity of Pennsylvania
BirthplaceNew York (NY)
FatherHead, Same Company
Era - 1970

At the age of 25, Trump obtained his first property from a cash-strapped transportation company, and later sold it to the government for a substantial profit, as the future site of New York Cityís new convention center. Trumpís other famous properties include the Trump Tower in New York, and the Taj Mahal and Trump Castle in Atlantic City. Known for his intimidating negotiating tactics, especially his ability to win lucrative tax abatement deals, Trump has made fortunes in residential and commercial real estate.