Last updated on May 3rd, 2023 at 10:37 am
Early Life and Family Background
Barron William Trump was born on March 20, 2006, in New York City, to businessman and former President of the United States, Donald Trump, and his wife, former model, and businesswoman, Melania Trump. Barron Trump is their only child. The youngest son of former President Donald Trump, turned 17 on Monday, March 20, 2023.
Barron attended Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School in Manhattan until 2017, when he moved to Washington, D.C., to live in the White House with his parents. After that, he attended St. Andrew’s Episcopal School in Potomac, Maryland, before returning to New York City after his father’s presidency ended. In 2021, Barron enrolled at the Oxbridge Academy in Palm Beach, Florida, as part of the class of 2024.
Hobbies and Interests
Barron has a keen interest in sports, particularly soccer. He has also been seen playing golf with his father on several occasions. During a conversation, he told that he enjoys playing video games and spending time with his family.
Despite his young age, Barron has been thrust into the public eye due to his father’s high-profile presidency. He has occasionally made appearances at official events, including the 2017 Presidential Inauguration and the annual Easter Egg Roll. However, Melania has made a point of shielding him from the spotlight, and he is largely kept out of the public eye.
As of 2023, Barron is still a minor and focused on his education. His plans are not yet known, but he may follow in his father’s footsteps and pursue a career in business or politics, or choose a different path altogether.
Recent Move to Palm Beach, Florida
In 2021, Barron moved to Palm Beach, Florida, with his parents. He enrolled at the Oxbridge Academy, an elite private school in the area, as part of the class of 2024. A spokesperson for the school confirmed his enrollment and expressed excitement about welcoming him into their community. The move to Florida came after the Trumps left the White House following Donald Trump’s defeat in the 2020 presidential election.
The youngest member of the Trump family has an estimated net worth of $80 million.
Some facts about Barron Trump
Here are some interesting facts related to young Barron Trump. The youngest person in the Trump family.
Barron is not frequently “Photographed”
Barron Trump, the son of former US President Donald Trump and former First Lady Melania Trump, is not frequently photographed or seen in public. However, he has been spotted traveling with his parents on Air Force One and the President’s helicopter, as well as spending time with his family at their Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida for Thanksgiving and other holidays. Barron has also made rare public appearances, such as at the annual White House Egg Roll in 2018. Despite being in the public eye due to his family’s political prominence, Barron has mostly stayed out of the spotlight.
Barron is the first boy to have lived in the “White House”
Barron Trump is the first boy to have lived in the White House since John F. Kennedy Jr., who lived there as a young child during his father’s presidency in the early 1960s. The three presidents before Trump—Barack Obama, George W. Bush, and Bill Clinton—were fathers only to daughters. While other presidents since JFK’s time have had sons, they were all adults who lived outside of the White House during their fathers’ presidencies.
Barron made history by attending “St. Andrew’s Episcopal School”
Barron Trump made history by attending St. Andrew’s Episcopal School in Potomac, Maryland, instead of Sidwell Friends, which is the school of choice for most presidential children over the past 35 years. Barron is the first presidential child to attend St. Andrew’s. In a statement, Melania Trump praised the school for its commitment to academic excellence and its diverse community. St. Andrew’s is a coeducational independent school with a focus on academics, athletics, and the arts.
His main interest is apparently “Sports”
In November 2018, First Lady Melania Trump spoke at a forum at Liberty University in Virginia to raise awareness about the opioid epidemic as part of her “Be Best” initiative. During her speech, she revealed that Barron Trump, her son, is not on social media and is “all into sports.”
However, in the lead-up to Super Bowl Sunday, President Trump expressed concerns about his son playing football due to safety issues. He stated that he would have a hard time allowing Barron to play football because he didn’t like the reports he saw about the sport’s safety. He did acknowledge that the equipment has gotten better, but the problem has not been solved.
He’s fluent in both “English” and “Slovene”
It is widely reported that Barron Trump is fluent in both English and Slovene, thanks to his mother Melania Trump, who was born and raised in Slovenia. Melania is fluent in several languages, including Slovene, English, French, Italian, and German, and she has spoken publicly about the importance of multilingualism and cultural understanding. It is not uncommon for children of multilingual parents to be able to speak multiple languages fluently, and it appears that Barron has inherited his mother’s linguistic abilities.
Barron is “Tall”
Barron Trump has been observed to be quite tall for his age. While his official height is not publicly available, photographs have shown him to be close in height to his father, President Trump, who is 6’2″ tall. Melania Trump, Barron’s mother, is also tall, standing at 5’11” without her high heels. It is not uncommon for children to inherit their parents’ height and physical traits, and it seems that Barron has taken after his parents in this regard.
He tested positive for “COVID-19” early on in the pandemic
Barron Trump tested positive for COVID-19 early on in the pandemic. This was confirmed by his mother, Melania Trump, in an essay she posted on the White House website in October 2020. Melania wrote that she and Barron had both tested positive for the virus around the same time, but that Barron had shown no symptoms and had since tested negative. She added that she and Barron had both since tested negative for the virus multiple times.
|Name||Barron William Trump|
|Birthdate||March 20, 2006|
|Age||17 (as of 2023)|
|Parents||Donald Trump, and Melania Trump|
|Education||Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School, homeschooled during the presidency, currently attending a private school in Florida|
|Languages||Fluent in Slovenian|
|Public appearances|| Accompanied parents at public events|
|Net Worth||$80 Million|