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Marla Ann Maples (born October 27, 1963) is an American actress and television personality, best known for her six-year marriage to celebrity businessman Donald Trump.
Maples was born in Cohutta, Georgia, the daughter of Lura Ann Locklear (1940-2014), a homemaker and model, and Stanley Edward Maples, a real estate developer.
Maples attended Northwest Whitfield High School in Tunnel Hill, Georgia, where she was crowned Homecoming Queen.
Maples and Donald Trump have one child together, Tiffany Ariana Trump, born October 13, 1993. In December 1993, the couple married at New York City's Plaza Hotel in a ceremony attended by 1,000 guests including Rosie O'Donnell and O.J. Simpson, but separated in May 1997 and divorced in 1999.
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April 4, 2018
Apparently, one reason Tiffany isn't as close to Donald Trump as Ivanka is that the president doesn't get along with Tiffany's mother, Marla Maples, who essentially raised her daughter as a single mother. “Her daddy is a good provider with education and such, but as far as time, it was just me,” Maples toldÃâÃÂ ...
April 4, 2018
Then-PEOPLE reporter Sue Carswell interviewed a man claiming to be a publicist named John Miller and later played the tape for Trump's second wife Marla Maples. Maples identified the voice as Trump's to Carswell. In response, the former Celebrity Apprentice host told PEOPLE that Miller was a jokeÃâÃÂ ...
April 4, 2018
Tiffany, Melania, and Donald Trump's body language on Easter reveals more insights on the dynamics between Trump and his daughter. Tiffany, 24, is a student at Georgetown Law School in Washington D.C. She spent most of her childhood in California with her mother, Marla Maples, and though she'sÃâÃÂ ...
March 27, 2018
In the early '90s, it was difficult to find a tabloid that didn't have Donald Trump and his first wife, Ivana, on the cover. They two were embroiled in a messy divorce after Trump cheated on her with actress Marla Maples. And when Maples and Trump split just six years later, the reason as to why Trump andÃâÃÂ ...
March 24, 2018
Each week, we pick out our favorite and not-so-favorite tweets (at least those that are printable) about Aspen and display them on Sunday's page A2. • "Remember when #DonaldTrump brought mistress Marla Maples on vacation to Aspen with his wife & kids? #FamilyValues" — @RadziwillLee.
March 23, 2018
Long before his presidential run, many Americans knew about his infamous, public divorce battle with his first wife, Ivana Trump, who accused Trump of cheating on her with the woman who would soon be his second wife, Marla Maples. Since then, allegations of extramarital affairs and sexual misconductÃâÃÂ ...
March 21, 2018
One source told us of Trump's only child with second wife Marla Maples, “Tiffany and Ross' relationship had become pretty serious, but they quietly broke up late last year. It was all about her moving to DC. Ross didn't want her to go there without him, as he lives in New York. He wanted to be with her 24/7,ÃâÃÂ ...
March 16, 2018
He was having a public affair with Marla Maples toward the end of his marriage to Ivana, and Ivana was very humiliated. Donald and Marla were seen out together on numerous occasions, and at what point Donald allegedly renegotiated his prenup with Ivana because an Atlantic City photographer wasÃâÃÂ ...
The Cheat Sheet
March 15, 2018
During what may have been considered to be a mid-life crisis, Donald Trump dumps Ivanka's mother for a new model, Marla Maples, Newsweek reports. Not only did Trump leave first wife Ivana, sources said he was neglecting his three children, Ivanka, Donald Jr. and Eric. Ivana was too busy with herÃâÃÂ ...
The Desert Sun
March 9, 2018
During a visit to the Coachella Valley in 1991, Trump had a candlelit dinner with his then-fiancee, Marla Maples, at Melvyn's Restaurant in Palm Springs. One host remembers Trump acting differently than his larger-than-life persona of today. "He wasn't pretentious or demanding. He didn't push his weightÃâÃÂ ...
March 8, 2018
Trump has been plagued by allegations of affairs and sexual misconduct throughout his three marriages to Ivana Trump, Marla Maples, and Melania Trump. Business Insider has created a timeline of exactly when these relationships, rumored affairs, and reported acts of sexual harassment and assault allegedly took placeÃâÃÂ ...
Hungarian Free Press
March 2, 2018
Bogyay targets and befriends people around Trump, like one of his ex-wives, Marla Maples. Marla has no Hungarian ancestry yet she attends Hungarian National Day and other UN events. She tweeted: “Last evening at the UN with the lovely Katalin Bogyay Ambassador of Hungary to the United NationsÃâÃÂ ...
March 1, 2018
Developer Donald Trump (R) and his then-fiancee Marla Maples watch second round action at the US Open tennis tournament on August 28, 1991. TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images. The 1991 incident resurfaced earlier this week after Trump said that he would have run into the Parkland, Florida highÃâÃÂ ...
February 28, 2018
An old New York Daily News headline reads “Mugger's Trumped, Donald Stops Attack.” It happened when Trump and his second wife, Marla Maples, were on their way to a Paula Abdul concert. The billionaire noticed a mugger beating a guy with a baseball bat. Trump was recently mocked after a sayingÃâÃÂ ...
Kansas City Star
February 21, 2018
They're probably not for every decor style, but a pair of hand-carved, gilt candlesticks that go up for sale Thursday, Feb. 22, will offer ardent supporters of President Donald Trump a chance to make their home great again. The candlesticks were once owned by Marla Maples, the second of Trump's threeÃâÃÂ ...
The Cheat Sheet
February 20, 2018
reports. The pair were looking cozy at NYC's Polo Bar in January 2017, which one source said was likely to be their first or second date. While Maples and her daughter Tiffany remain quiet about Trump's presidency, Deutsch is quite outspoken about his distain for the 45th President. Trump and DeutschÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
In a rare father-daughter sighting, Donald and Tiffany Trump were photographed arriving in Palm Beach, Florida, together via Air Force One. Trump and his younger daughter will spend Easter Weekend with family at his Mar-a-Lago estate, where the president will be reunited with wife Melania and their sonÃâÃÂ ...
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