Vanessa Trump

by follers on March 7, 2016

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Birth Name: Vanessa Kay Pergolizzi

Place of Birth: New York City, New York, U.S.

Date of Birth: December 18, 1977

*Italian (father)
*Danish, and Swedish and German (mother)

Vanessa Trump, also known as Vanessa Haydon, is an American model.

Vanessa’s mother, Bonnie (Ewans), ran the Kay Models agency, and is of Danish, and Swedish and German, descent. Vanessa’s biological father is named Richard Pergolizzi, and is likely of Italian descent. His surname is usually Sicilian.

When Vanessa was around eleven, her mother married prominent attorney Charles Haydon (born Charles Hochberg). Charles was Jewish (of Austrian Jewish and Russian Jewish descent).

Vanessa has five children with her husband or former husband, businessperson Donald Trump, Jr. Donald is the son of Ivana Trump (born Ivana Marie Zelníčková), a model, and Donald Trump, a businessperson, television personality, and the 45th President of the United States. The two were married by Donald, Jr.’s aunt (his father’s sister), Maryanne Trump Barry, a prominent judge.

Vanessa’s maternal grandfather was Kai Ewans (born Kai Peter Anthon Nielsen, the son of Anthon Nielsen and Marie Sofie Rosine Rasmussen). Kai was a Danish jazz reedist, from Hørsholm. Vanessa’s great-grandfather Anthon was from Randers, and was the son of Niels Nielsen and Christine Christensen. Marie Sofie Rosine was the daughter of Peter Christian Rasmussen and Emilie Eiberg.

Vanessa’s maternal grandmother was named Kylsan or Solveig Eggers (the daughter of Emil Vilhelm Charles Eggers and Doris Emilie Normann). Solveig was born in Copenhagen, Sjælland, Danmark. Emil was born in Sweden, the son of Johann Emil Eggers, who was German, and of Josefina Petersson. Doris was also Swedish.

Sources: Genealogy of Vanessa Trump –

Genealogy of Vanessa’s mother –

Vanessa’s stepfather, Charles Haydon, on the 1930 U.S. Census –

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neiltennant June 24, 2018 at 2:11 am

Charles Haydon (born Charles Hochberg)

STEPFATHER was Jewish and had an Anglicized name

everybody in the US is Jewish haha even the 3 stooges

andrew June 24, 2018 at 5:23 am

Iggy Pop is not Jewish

neiltennant June 24, 2018 at 6:49 am

THE THREE STOOGES serial and tv show not the band :-)

man i feel like im 85 years old

andrew June 24, 2018 at 8:34 am

I know that series but not with its original name.

follers June 24, 2018 at 1:48 pm

I didn’t know Iggy Pop was in a band called The Stooges. I thought you were talking about his name, Osterberg, and Charles Hochberg.

follers June 23, 2018 at 11:42 pm

Big update.

andrew June 24, 2018 at 5:20 am

Pergolizzi is a Sicilian surname mostly found in Messina.

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