Some Lesser Known Facts About Melania Trump
- Does Melania Trump smoke?: Not Known
- Does Melania Trump drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Her father, Viktor Knavs, was a car and motorcycle dealer and was a member of the Slovenian Communist Party in Yugoslavia (now Slovenia).
- She grew up in a concrete housing bloc in a modest apartment in Sevnica, Slovenia.
- She started her modeling career at age 16 and posed for Slovenian photographer Stane Jerko at age 17.
- At the age of 18, Melania signed with a modeling agency in Milan, Italy.
- In the 1992 Jana Magazine “Look of the Year Contest,” held in Ljubljana, she was named the runner-up.
- She can speak in French, German, Italian, English, Serbo-Croatian and Slovene.
- She appeared on the covers of Ocean Drive, Harper’s Bazaar, New York Magazine, Allure, Avenue, Vanity Fair, GQ, and Vogue.