Donald Trump’s Junior Brother, Robert S. Trump Dies At 71
Robert S. Trump, the youthful brother of US President Donald Trump, died on Saturday night time, August 15, in Manhattan.
He died on the New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Middle in Lennox Hill. He was 71.
His dying was introduced by The White Home however they didn’t give a trigger.
Reacting to Robert’s dying, Donald Trump stated in a press release: “He was not simply my brother, he was my finest pal.
“He will probably be significantly missed, however we’ll meet once more. His reminiscence will stay on in my coronary heart without end. Robert, I like you. Relaxation in peace.”
Robert Trump, who took blood thinners, had skilled mind bleeds which started after a current fall, in line with a household pal.
President Trump went to Manhattan on Friday, August 14, to see his brother on the hospital.
“I’ve an exquisite brother,” the president stated on Friday at a White Home information convention earlier than departing to go to him. “We’ve had an incredible relationship for a very long time, from Day 1.”
The 2 had actually been estranged for years earlier than Donald Trump’s run for the White Home.
On Saturday, when Robert Trump was not anticipated to stay for much longer, the president referred to as the hospital from his Bedminster, N.J., golf membership, New York Occasions reviews. He shortly held a information convention however didn’t point out his brother’s well being. Mates who spoke to him stated he was downcast.
Robert Trump had no kids, however he helped increase Christopher Hollister Trump-Retchin, the son of his first spouse, Blaine Trump, even giving him his final title.
Robert is survived by his second spouse, Ann Marie Pallan, his brother, Donald Trump, and his sisters, Maryanne Trump Barry and Elizabeth Trump Grau. His brother Fred Jr. died in 1981.