Provide a timeline of Donald Trump's success.

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1946:  Donald Trump is born on June 14 in Queens, NYC, New York.
1968:  Trump graduates from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Economics.
1968:  Trump clears a $6 million profit on a Cincinnati housing project that he revitalizes.
1970s:  Trump purchases the old Commodore Hotel in Manhattan, turning it into the Hyatt Regency.
1970s:  Trump helps to develop the Javits Convention Center.
1977:  Trump marries Ivana Zeinickova, a model from Czechoslavakia.
1977:  Son Donald Trump Jr. is born.
1986:  Trump takes over the construction of Wollman Rink in Central Park (for free), coming in $750,000 under budget.
1990:  Facing bankruptcy, Trump's debts reach $900 million.
1992:  The Taj Mahal Casino, along with the The Plaza and The Castle, all go bankrupt.
1992:  Donald and Ivana divorce.
1993:  Trump marries Marla Maples.
1995:  Trump goes public with stocks in Trump Casino Hotels & Resorts.
1999:  Donald and Marla divorce.
2000:  Trump decides not to run for President.
2004:  Nearly $2 billion in debt, Trump Casino Hotels & Resorts files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
2004:  Trump's reality show, The Apprentice, becomes a major TV hit.
2006:  Trump marries Melania Knauss, a Slovenian model.