14 Things You Never Knew About the Man Behind the Trump

6. He is an Orthodox Jew

Jared’s wife, Ivanka Trump, converted to Judaism (She was previously Presbyterianism) before the two tied the knot in 2009. People speculate that the Kushner family wasn’t thrilled with the idea that she wasn’t Jewish, and this is reportedly why the two briefly broke up in 2008. However, now that she converted, the two observe all Orthodox Jewish traditions—together.