The strange truth about Donald and Melania’s marriage! Interesting facts about the marriage of president Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump#16. Who is Melania Trump- Donald Trump’s third wife, Melania, is the first and only lady to be born in and from a communist country. She was raised in a tower block in Yugoslavia, which makes her the first lady to be born outside of the United States. She started modeling at just five years old. She was later signed to a top modeling agency in Milan, Italy, when she turned eighteen. As a teenager she studied design and architecture at the University of Ljubljana. At that time she was traveling to Milan for work where she was signed on to a talent agency. While Melania was in Italy, she was on the path to meet her billionaire husband. In 1996 she moved to New York on a work visa, and has appeared on Magazine covers such as New York Magazine, Harper’s Bazaar in Bulgaria, Vogue in Italy, and GQ in the United Kingdom. In 1998 she started dating Donald Trump, then the two of them got married in 2005, she gave birth to their son, Barron, a year later. Melania stayed in New York with Barron until he finished the school year then they both moved to Washington to join Donald in June 2017. Her nickname for Donald is “Little Donald” because he loves wearing a suit and tie so much. Other than being viewed as a trophy wife, people say she is a crucial part of Team Trump and the most powerful woman in the world. Melania is forty seven years old and speaks five languages: English, German, Serbian, French, and Slovene. She’s also 5ft 11 inches, which makes her one of the tallest first ladies in history.#15. When did Donald and Melania get married- When the two first met Donald was fifty-two years old, they met at a party at the Kit Kat Club during New York Fashion Week in 1998. At first, the supermodel was turned off by the billionaire. Melania told the New York Times when she met him she told her friends, “He’s here with a woman. I am absolutely not giving him my number.” So instead Donald ended up giving her all his numbers, home, and business, and she gave him a call when she got back from a modeling trip. After his second marriage collapsed to Marla Maples, the two started dating. They got married in 2005 and had lots of famous faces at the wedding. Bill and Hillary Clinton attended as well. Melania’s wedding dress cost $100,000 and took five hundred and fifty hours to make.