Donald Trump, his wife Marla Maples, and his daugther from his first marriage, Ivanka. (Photo by Mitchell Gerber/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images) Mitchell Gerber
Photo: Mitchell Gerber
Photo: Mitchell Gerber

7 things to know about Trump’s ex-wife, Marla Maples

With a new president comes a new first family—and the Trumps are a large one. While many people may know much about Donald Trump and his immediate circle, there are a few key things to know about his extended family, too, including ex-wife Marla Maples. 

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From her alma mater to her personal relationship with the president-elect, here are seven facts about Georgia-born Marla Maples.

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1. She grew up in Dalton, Georgia, where she attended Northwest Whitfield High School and was crowned homecoming queen. 

2. Maples is the second wife of President-elect Donald Trump. They married in 1993 following a high-profile four-year relationship that began while Trump was still married to his first wife, Ivana. 

Donald Trump and his wife, Marla Maples, are shown in an August 1994 file photo. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

3. During their six-year marriage, they had one daughter together—Tiffany Trump.

NEW YORK - 1995: Donald Trump (R) and Marla Maples (L) with daughter Tiffany Trump 1995 in New York City, New York. (Photo by Catherine McGann/Getty Images)
Photo: Catherine McGann

4. The Georgia native competed on the 22nd season of “Dancing With the Stars,” finishing in 10th place. 

5. The actress has guest starred on numerous television shows including “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,” “The Nanny” and “Spin City.”

FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR, THE -- "For Sale By Owner" Episode 25 -- Pictured: (l-r) Donald Trump as Himself, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Marla Maples as Herself (Photo by Joseph Del Valle/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Photo: NBC

6. She co-hosted the 1996 and 1997 Miss Universe Pageant and the 1997 Miss USA Pageant. 

7. In October 2016, many speculated that Maples leaked Trump’s tax returns to the New York Times. 

Oct. 14, 1993: Donald Trump and Marla Maples leave St. Mary's hospital Thursday afternoon with their new daughter, Tiffany Ariana Trump. Tiffany was born at the hospital Wednesday. (Lannis Waters/The Palm Beach Post)

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