L'americano immobiliare mogul, poi 58, and the Slovenian model, poi 34, held a traditional ceremony on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2005, at The Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea in Palm Beach, Fla.
After the couple said their I do’s, an extravagant reception took place inside a 17,000-sq.-ft. ballroom, built inside Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort, Rivista di persone reported at the time.
The star-studded guest list included Katie Couric, Barbara Walters, Regis Philbin, Kathie Lee Gifford, Tony Bennett, Heidi Klum, Joan Rivers e Kelly Ripa, tra gli altri. Secondo l'outlet, Billy Joel serenaded the crowd with his song “Just the Way You Are.” Simon Cowell told the outlet at the reception he gave the festivities “a nine.”
The outlet revealed that Melania wore an extravagant white duchess dress featuring a 13-ft. train and a 16-ft. veil that took 1,000 hours to make, 550 hours to hand-stitch and more than 1,5000 crystal rhinestones and pearls. The gown was designed by John Galliano from the House of Christian Dior and was featured in Vogue magazine before the wedding.
briscola, adesso 74, was previously married to Ivana Trump from 1977 fino a 1992. He was married to Marla Maples a partire dal 1993 fino a 1999. This was the first wedding for Melania, adesso 50.
The outlet noted Melania and Trump first met at a party nel 1998. They would go on to welcome son Barron in 2006.
When asked by the outlet about the couple’s future, Trump said at the time, “I think it will be very successful.”