Viktor Knavs
Viktor Knavs
Celebrated Name: Viktor Knavs
Real Name/Full Name: Viktor Knavs
Gender: Male
Age: 80 years old
Birth Date: 24 March 1944
Birth Place: Radece, Slovenia
Nationality: American
Height: 1.8 m
Weight: 79 Kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Amalija Knavs
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Melania Trump and Ines Knauss)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Viktor Knavs Gay?: No
Profession: Businessman
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $5 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Viktor Knavs is a businessman and the father of Melania Trump, wife of Donald Trump, and the Former First Lady of the United States. He was also a member of a Communist Party under the rule of Marshal Tito. He has been in the news several times because of his son-in-law Donald Trump and daughter Melania Trump. He was born in Slovenia but received American citizenship in 2018.

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Early Life & Biography

Viktor Knavs was born on March 24, 1944, in a small town, Radece, in Slovenia. Later, he moved to Sevnica and spent most of his childhood and early adulthood there. He also raised his two daughters in Sevnica. He was born in a middle-class family. His father was an automobile mechanic, and his mother was a teacher. He graduated from the University of Sevnica. However, his high school name is not known.

He became a member of the communist party, which was ruled by Marshal Tito, the former Yugoslavian dictator. He was criticized later for his alliance with that party. But it was reported that his sole reason for joining the party was to protect his daughters as he secretly baptized them Catholic.

It was reported that he was one of the influencing factors in the matter of President Trump. Even though Viktor vehemently denied it, it was often reported that he also plays a key role in the relationship between Trump and Vladimir Putin, the Russian President. Viktor often says that both Trump and he share “larger than life” personalities. He is just two years older than Donald Trump.

Viktor and his wife were settled in Sevnica, but they moved to America and received American citizenship on August 10, 2018. His daughter, Melania, received citizenship from the United States in 2006 while she was a model. Currently, Viktor stays in the Trump Tower in New York City with his wife.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 24 March 1944, Viktor Knavs is 80 years old as of today’s date 13th June 2024. His height is 1.8 m tall, and weight is 79 kg.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

Viktor Knavs With Wife Amalija Knavs
Viktor Knavs With Wife Amalija Knavs

Viktor is married to Amalija. His wife, Amalija, was born on July 9, 1945. She used to work as a pattern-maker in a children’s clothing factory. During that time, Viktor used to work as a chauffeur for the Mayor of Sevnica. They met each other in 1966. He dated Amalija for a couple of years and then eventually got married. They have two daughters, Ines and Melania. Ines was born in 1968 and Melania in 1970.

Their second daughter Melania’s original name was Melanija Knavs, but she changed her name to Melania Knauss during her modeling career. His first daughter Ines is an artist. Melania married Trump in 2005, and their son, Barron, was born in 2006.

According to the reports, it was revealed that Viktor had a son from a relationship with a woman before meeting his wife, Amalija. However, he stated that none of his daughters ever met him, and he had nothing to do with the son.


After graduating from university, he worked with the Mayor of Sevnica as a chauffeur and managed and drove cars. Then, he became a car salesman and automobile dealer. After working for some time, he developed his own Automobile dealership business. He scaled his business all over Sevnica. He then joined the communist party during the rule of Marshal Tito.

He had attracted many eyeballs when he was seen around Donald Trump, and he also sat behind Trump during the Presidential Inauguration. He has retired from his work, and he spends most of his time with Barron Trump, his grandson from Melania, and Donald Trump.

Awards & Achievements

Currently, there is no information about any achievements and awards of Viktor Knavs.

Net Worth & Salary of Viktor Knavs in 2024

Viktor Knavs Net Worth
Viktor Knavs Net Worth

As of June 2024, the net worth of Viktor Knavs is around $5 million, approximately including his assets. His net worth is a result of his business.

Viktor Knavs is popularly known as the father-in-law of Donald Trump and father of the Former First Lady of the United States, Melania Trump. In the past, he worked as a chauffeur and car salesman.

Presently, he has retired from work and spends a large part of his time with his grandson Barron Trump. He is married to Amalija and has two daughters. He was born in Slovenia but currently has citizenship in America.



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