Melania Trump Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Melania Trump Quick Info
Height 5 ft 9½ in
Weight 62 kg
Date of Birth April 26, 1970
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Spouse Donald Trump

Melania Trump is a Slovenian-American former model, socialite, and businesswoman who has served as the First Lady of the United States as the wife of the 45th U.S. President Donald Trump. She is the first First Lady to be a naturalized citizen as well as the first one whose native language is not English and the second one to have been born outside the country (not counting those born in U.S. territory before the country existed).

Born Name

Melanija Knavs

Nick Name

Melania, The Slovenian Sphinx

Melania Trump at the Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in April 2015
Melania Trump at the Annual White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner in April 2015

Sun Sign

Taurus

Born Place

Novo Mesto, SR Slovenia, SFR Yugoslavia (Later Slovenia)

Residence

She divides her time between –

  • White House, Washington, D.C., United States (Official)
  • Mar-a-Lago, Palm Beach, Florida, United States (Personal)

Nationality

American

Education

When Melania was 7 years old, she was enrolled at the Sevnica Elementary School from where she completed her primary school education at 15. Her family then moved to the Slovenian capital Ljubljana, where she was enrolled in a technical high school.

After completing her high school education, she joined the University of Ljubljana to pursue studies in architecture. However, she couldn’t complete her university studies as she was discovered by a renowned fashion photographer.

Occupation

Former Model, Socialite, First Lady of the United States

Family

  • Father – Viktor Knavs (State-owned car and motorcycle dealership manager)
  • Mother – Amalija Ulčnik (Pattern maker at a children’s clothing factory)
  • Siblings – Ines Knavs (Older Sister) (Artist)
  • Others – Denis Cigelnjak (Older Paternal Half-Brother), Jožef Knavs (Paternal Grandfather), Antonija Ribič (Paternal Grandmother), Anton Ulčnik (Maternal Grandfather), Amalija Gliha (Maternal Grandmother), Donald Trump Jr. (Stepson) (Businessman, Former Reality Television Personality), Ivanka Trump (Stepdaughter) (Businesswoman), Eric Trump (Stepson) (Businessman, Philanthropist, Former Reality Television Personality), Tiffany Trump (Stepdaughter) (Socialite)

Manager

Melania Trump is managed by –

  • Her husband Donald Trump’s Trump Model Management.
  • Irene Marie Management Group

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 9½ in or 176.5 cm

Weight

62 kg or 137 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Melania Trump has dated –

  1. Donald Trump (1998-Present) – Melania first met Donald Trump in 1998 at a New York Fashion Week party. Trump had arrived with a date but after noticing Melania, he sent her to the washroom to talk with Melania for a couple of minutes. During the short chat, he asked for her number but being wary of his reputation and fact that he had arrived with a date and was asking her number, she asked him to give his number instead. Contrary to her expectation, he gave her all his numbers. After some months of dating, Melania ended their relationship due to trust issues. However, six months later, they were back again. In 1999, their relationship became public knowledge as Trump boasted about their love life and Melania’s assets in The Howard Stern Show. They got engaged in 2004 and got married in an outrageously lavish wedding with a reception held at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate. Their wedding guests included Katie Couric, Matt Lauer, Heidi KlumP. Diddy, Shaquille O’NealRegis Philbin, Simon Cowell, Kelly Ripa, Hillary Clinton, and former President Bill Clinton. On March 20, 2006, Melania gave birth to a son, Barron William Trump.
Donald Trump and Melania Trump at Time's Most Influential People Gala in April 2016
Donald Trump and Melania Trump at Time’s Most Influential People Gala in April 2016

Race / Ethnicity

White

She is of Slovenian origin on her mom’s side while she has Austrian ancestry on dad’s side.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Blue

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Her blue eyes
  • Sharp nose
  • Pouty lips

Measurements

38-26-37 in or 96.5-66-94 cm

Dress Size

4 (US) or 36 (EU)

Melania Trump at the New York Spring Spectacular in March 2015
Melania Trump at the New York Spring Spectacular in March 2015

Bra Size

34D

Shoe Size

9 (US) or 39.5 (EU)

Brand Endorsements

In 1993, she starred in a TV advert in Slovenia for a clothing brand that had cast her in the role of US president in the advert. The advertisement was available on YouTube but was taken down during the US elections. You can read about it here.

She was also featured in the print adverts for Donald Trump’s line of cologne for men.

As a model, she has done adverts for A. Link, Charles & Colvard, Panasonic, and Remington.

Religion

Catholicism

She is the second Catholic first lady of the United States.

Best Known For

Being married to the 45th US President Donald Trump who took office in January 2017.

First Film

She made her first film appearance in an uncredited role as herself in the 2001 comedy movie Zoolander.

First TV Show

In 2003, she was the celebrity judge in the Miss USA contest.

Personal Trainer

Melania Trump’s workout routine isn’t known. However, in an interview with the GQ magazine, she revealed that she prefers to walk around with weights strapped to her ankles. This helps her keep her famous stunning figure in top shape.

When it comes to diet, she eats about seven pieces of fruit daily.

Melania Trump at The New York Ball: The 20th Anniversary Benefit For The European School Of Economics in November 2014
Melania Trump at The New York Ball: The 20th Anniversary Benefit For The European School Of Economics in November 2014

Melania Trump Facts

  1. Melania Trump holds the distinction of being the only US first lady to pose naked for a magazine. That photoshoot was done in 1996 for a French magazine.
  2. After Louisa Adams (wife of the sixth president John Quincy), she is the second US first lady to be born in a foreign country.
  3. Despite herself being an immigrant, she is a staunch supporter of her husband Trump’s hardline stance on the immigration issue.
  4. She often calls her son Barron ‘Little Donald’ due to his autocratic and short-tempered behavior like his father.
  5. Melania was discovered at the age of 17 by famous photographer Stane Jerko in a modeling competition held in Ljubljana.
  6. Melania is proficient in six languages – English, Serbo-Croatian, Italian, French, German, and her native Slovene.
  7. Melania is the first United States first lady to be born in a communist country.
  8. Melania has appeared in the 2000 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
  9. Over the course of years, she has launched her own line of jewelry and cosmetics.
  10. In October 2020, she was tested COVID-19 positive along with her husband Donald Trump.
  11. Since President John F. Kennedy and his wife Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, she became the first Catholic to live in the White House.
  12. During the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election campaigning, #FakeMelania rumors had started trending on the internet after a picture of her looking different than usual started surfacing. But, she and The White House had later denied using a body double and clearly stated that those rumors were false.

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2 COMMENTS

  1. She is a beautiful, sophisticated and elegant example of how a First Lady should look and act. She is definitely an asset to President Trump and to our country. Jackie Kennedy is smiling down on her, for sure! She is a refreshing change to the previous classless, disastrous First Lady (or First Man?) we had too witness for the past 8 years.

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