Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump announced his candidacy for president of the United States in the 2016 election, seeking the nomination of the Republican Party. Trump’s early campaigning drew intense media coverage and saw him rise to high levels of popular support. Since late July 2015, he has consistently been the front-runner in public opinion polls for the Republican Party nomination.
Besides being a presidential candidate, Mr. Trump is also well-known as a Real Estate developer, television personality, and business author. He has kept a high profile for years, but there are still a few interesting facts you might not know about him
In 2003, Trump became the executive producer and host of the NBC reality show The Apprentice, in which a group of competitors battled for a high-level management job in one of Trump’s commercial enterprises. Contestants were successively “fired” and eliminated from the game.
In 2004, Donald Trump filed a trademark application for the catchphrase “You’re fired” that is listed as the No. 3 greatest TV catchphrase of all time.