September 21, 2019
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Spaceships and casino blowouts: How Donald Trump has celebrated his birthday in the past

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President Donald Trump turns 73 today (Picture: AFP)

President Trump turns 73 today, becoming only the second US president to hit that age while in office.

At his inauguration, he was the oldest President to take office, aged 70.

Before he became President, Trump had a reputation for throwing lavish birthday parties.

Heres how he celebrated in the past.

1988: Donald Trump Turns 42

273648 01: Donald and Marla Maples Trump stand at his 50th birthday celebration June 13, 1996 in New York City. Real estate tycoon Trump owns Trump Tower in New York City, Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach and has controlling interest in three Atlantic City casinos. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Liaison)

Donald Trump with his ex-wife Marla Maples (Picture: Hulton Archive)

His 42nd birthday was hosted at one of his extravagant casinos and featured a 15-foot spaceship zooming from the stage to hover amid smoke and flashing lasers.

There were also magicians and dancers performing to a version of Michael Jacksons Bad reworked to honor the real estate mogul.

1993: Trump turns 47

To mark his 47th birthday, in 1993 an invitation to Donald Trumps Renaissance Man themed birthday party was sent out.

The invitation featured a picture of a young Trump holding a sword and sitting on a throne, with what appears to be his ex-wife, Marla Maples, sitting at his feet.

A handout photo made available by the Ministry of Communications and Information of Singapore shows US President Donald J. Trump (L) blowing out the candle of a birthday cake during a working lunch with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at the Istana in Singapore, 11 June 2018. US President Donald J. Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un are scheduled to meet at the Capella Hotel on Singapore's Sentosa Island for an historic summit on 12 June 2018. EPA/MCI SINGAPORE / HANDOUT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES

US President Donald J. Trump blowing out the candle of a birthday cake during a working lunch with Singapores Prime Minister (Picture: EPA)

Banners along the side of the invitation display the various kingdoms of his empire—his casinos.

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The invitation hailed the event as the birthday celebration of the ages, starring Renaissance man Donald J. Trump and promised live jousting, dancing and splendid surprises at the Crystal Ballroom.

1996: Donald Trump turns 50

To celebrate his 50th, ex-wife Marla Maples threw Trump a birthday bash at Trump Tower that featured a violin trio and pianist playing at the door.

Attendants in white gloves offered guests glasses of champagne and strawberries.

Pamela Anderson and Donald Trump during Pamela Anderson Joins Donald Trump for Birthday Celebration and Unveil New Bally Slot Machine at Trump Taj Mahal at Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States. (Photo by James Devaney/WireImage)

Donald Trump invited Pamela Anderson during his 59th birthday (Picture: WireImage)

The party also featured customised, large-scale versions of Trumps childhood photos.

Trump had wanted his wife to sing his favorite song, Wind Beneath My Wings, a request that Ms Maples refused.

The cake took the form of Trump himself, dressed like Superman with a money sign on his chest, standing among all the buildings he owns.

2005: Trump turns 59

The Washington Post reported that the President held his 59th birthday at the Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City, where Baywatch star Pamela Anderson was offered $500 to attend.

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