President of the United States of America, Donald Trump is bereaved as his younger brother, Robert S. Trump died on Saturday, August 15, in Manhattan.
According to the White House, Robert died at the New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center in Lennox Hill at the age of 71, though the white house didn’t give further details about the cause of his death.
While reacting to Robert’s death, President Trump noted that he was not just his brother but a best friend adding that he will be greatly missed.
Before his death, President Trump went to Manhattan on Friday to see his brother at the hospital.
Robert Trump Dies At 71
A family friend disclosed that Robert Trump, who took blood thinners, had experienced brain bleeds which began after a recent fall.
It was gathered that Donald Trump and his brother had been estranged for years before Donald Trump’s run for the White House.
Meanwhile, Robert Trump had no children, but he helped raise the son of his first wife, Christopher Hollister Trump-Retchin.
Robert is survived by his second wife, Ann Marie Pallan, his brother, Donald Trump, and his sisters, Maryanne Trump Barry and Elizabeth Trump Grau.