The news of Donald Trump Jr. and Vanessa Trump’s divorce recently broke. The two were married for 13 years and have five children together. It was Vanessa who filed for an uncontested divorce on March 15. Since the news broke, more details about their marriage has come out.
Sources claimed the two were living separately and were rarely together. But the statement they released together was civil. “We will always have tremendous respect for each other and our families,” read the statement. “We have five beautiful children together and they remain our top priority. We ask for your privacy during this time.”
But once again, more reports have come out about their troubled marriage, including that Donald Trump Jr. had an affair with Aubrey O’Day. So what are sources claiming? Here are seven things to know about the reported affair.
1. Donald Trump Jr. and Aubrey O’Day reportedly had an affair at the end of Celebrity Apprentice
The two reportedly crossed paths when O’Day was competing on Celebrity Apprentice Season 5 in 2011. They then reportedly started having an affair by the end of taping.
“Things started up with Aubrey and Don Jr. toward the end of the taping,” a source told Us Weekly.
This affair then went on until March 2012. During this time, Trump Jr. was still married to Vanessa Trump. A source told Page Six that the affair was what led to the marriage changing for the worse.
So who initiated the reported affair?
Next: This is who reportedly started the affair.
2. Trump Jr. reportedly was the one who pursued the affair
It seems like the former Celebrity Apprentice adviser was the one who started things. A source told Page Six he “pursued [Aubrey]. It was him who chased her,” and, “he told her that his marriage was already in the process of dissolving.”
Next: A source reveals what happened after the relationship began.
3. Their relationship was reportedly serious quickly
The reported relationship wasn’t just being treated as a fling.
“When it started, they were very serious all of a sudden,” a source told Us Weekly. “He told her it was over with his wife, that they were separated and he didn’t love her — all of that stuff … Aubrey fell for him hard. She thought they were going to be together for real.”
Next: This is who reportedly pressured him to end things.
4. His family reportedly pressured him to stay married
Trump Jr.’s family was reportedly not happy to learn about the affair. A source told Page Six that they “pressured [Don Jr.] to stay in his marriage.”
Next: This is who ended the affair.
5. Trump Jr. later reportedly called off the affair
He later called off the affair, according to the report, after his wife found emails between the two. The married couple continued with their marriage and had two more kids together.
Next: People now think these two songs are about him.
6. It’s believed that two of her songs are about him
Apparently, Trump Jr. also could have been the singer’s muse. There are two songs that are now making people suspicious called “DJT” and her remix of “Somebody That I Used to Know.” Both are breakup songs that even reference a wife finding out about an affair and the affair ending.
Next: The singer’s tweet also might be a hint that the report is true.
7. O’Day’s tweet on election night might be hinting at the affair
The singer was one of many people tweeting on election night their reaction to Donald Trump winning. But now her tweet might seem a lot less mysterious. She tweeted, “my story I didn’t tell is worth millions now” according to Page Six.
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