Donald Trump Sex Scandals List

Donald Trump has a mind-boggling number of known sex scandals with many more instances with credible people with knowledge of scandals where the woman chose not to come forward to avoid smears and harassment. And a Trump loyalist insider thinks it's reasonable to say that a 100 more women could have been paid off by Trump's lawyer fixers.

Donald Trump Sex Scandals

  • Grabbed Mar-a-Lago resident Karen Johnson by her vagina and pulled her behind a tapestry where he kissed and fondled her without consent while knowing Melania was upstairs at the same time
    09 Oct 2019
    According to news reports from credible media outlets
  • Allegedly paid for group sex with an adult-film star and a young looking teenager of unknown age inside a secret Times Square sex club run by the Mafia while he was married to Ivana
    18 Oct 2019
    Firsthand account from mobster and self-proclaimed eyewitness John Tino, Deemed credible enough for publication by authors Barry Levine and Monique El-Faizy
  • Grabbed and fondled a model’s breasts under the guise of "inspecting" her bra’s fabric backstage at a lingerie show while he was married to Marla
    21 Oct 2019
    According to news reports from credible media outlets
  • Forced American Dream Calendar Girls vice president Jill Harth into Ivanka's bedroom at Mar-a-Lago and grabbed her "kissed, fondled, and restrained” her without consent which made her so nauseated that she "vomited profusely" while he was engaged to his soon-to-be wife Marla
    16 Apr 2016
    Firsthand account from Harth in a sworn deposition, Corroborated by then-boyfriend George Houraney in a sworn deposition
  • Digitally penetrated model Kristin Anderson through her underwear for up to 30 seconds without consent as he sat next to her in a booth at a New York nightclub while he was married to Ivana
    14 Oct 2016
    According to news reports from credible media outlets
  • Moved his hands up the skirt of first-class passenger Jessica Leeds "like an octopus" that had "40 zillion hands" and also groped her breasts in an incident she described as an "assault" that she only escaped from by retreating to a seat in coach while also married to Ivana
    14 Oct 2016
    Leeds testified under oath about the alleged encounter
  • Routinely demeaned female "Apprentice" contestants by "rating" them on the size of their breasts and saying which ones he wanted to have sex with
    03 Oct 2016
    Firsthand accounts by producer Katherine Welker, 2004 Apprentice contestant Kristi Frank whose breasts were objectified by Trump, 2005 Apprentice winner Randal Pinkett, 2010 Apprentice contestant Gene Folkes & 22 former Apprentice contestants and crew members
  • Directed 24-year-old female "Apprentice" contestant Poppy Carlig to twirl in front of him so he could gawk at her body
    03 Oct 2016
    Confirmed by Carlig and several cast membets
  • Asked one female "Apprentice" contestant what breast size she had and whether they were natural or augmented and asked other female contestants to wear shorter dresses that showed more of their cleavage on the show
    03 Oct 2016
    Firsthand account from former "Apprentice" contestant Gene Folkes
  • Openly discussed which female "Apprentice" contestants he’d like to have sex with -- sometimes with the woman present -- while also goading male contestants into participate by asking them questions like "you’d f*ck her, wouldn’t you? I’d f*ck her"
    03 Oct 2016
    Firsthand accounts by producer Katherine Welker, 2004 Apprentice contestant Kristi Frank whose breasts were objectified by Trump, 2005 Apprentice winner Randal Pinkett, 2010 Apprentice contestant Gene Folkes & 22 former Apprentice contestants and crew members
  • Incessantly made inappropriate and lewd comments about an "Apprentice" camerawoman's buttocks and body and often stopped production to look at the camera she was operating over a period of more than 2 years
    03 Oct 2016
    Firsthand accounts by producer Katherine Welker, Former "Apprentice" employees German Abarca, Rebecca Arndt & six former crew members, Corroborated by two crew members who said the victim told them how uncomfortable Trump's comments made her
  • Allegedly forced two young girls aged 12 and 13 to perform oral sex on him and to engage in lesbian sex in front of him at a sex party hosted by Jeffrey Epstein while he was married to Ivana
    23 Jun 2016
  • Asked press secretary Stephanie Grisham's then-boyfriend how she performed in bed
    28 Sep 2021
    Firsthand account from Grisham in a book published by premier company HarperCollins, Corroborated by her then-boyfriend who was also a Trump aide
  • Offered to pay adult film star Jessica Drake $10,000 if she agreed to come to his hotel room and presumably have sex with him which she declined while also being married to Melania
    22 Oct 2016
    Firsthand account from Drake, Photographed with Trump at a golf tournament the day of the alleged incident
  • Hugged Miss New Hampshire Bridget Sullivan “just a little low" on her backside in a way a "creepy uncle" would do at a party promoting the 2000 Miss USA pageant
    09 Oct 2016
    According to an exclusive report by BuzzFeed News
  • Walked in the dressing room of the 2000 Miss USA pageant when all the contestants were naked in a way Miss New Hampshire Bridget Sullivan described as "really shocking" because they weren't given a chance to cover up before he entered
    09 Oct 2016
    According to an exclusive report by BuzzFeed News
  • Immediately "started right in on the groping under the table" of American Dream Calendar Girls vice president Jill Harth and grabbed her "intimate private parts" after he demanded to sit next to her at a large dinner party
    18 Apr 2016
    According to news reports from credible media outlets
  • Illegally entered the Trump Plaza hotel suite of a world-famous model who wouldn't return his phone calls intruding on her and her boyfriend while they were naked in bed, promptly left slamming the door and then angrily lashed out that he hates "sloppy seconds" when they confronted him about it soon afterwards in the lobby presumably out of jealousy that she had rejected him for another man all while being married to Marla Maples
    09 Dec 2019
    Firsthand account from the model's boyfriend at the time who was with her when Trump entered the room
  • Paraded teenage girls aged fourteen to sixteen-years-old down a yacht's staircase and had them individually dance for him while he lapped everything up in a way one former model later described as "objectifying" and "gross"
    09 Dec 2019
    Firsthand account from then fourteen-year-old model Shawna Lee
  • Sexually assaulted his wife Ivana Trump -- 16 months since the last time they had sex -- in a way she later described to her friends as "rape" because he blamed her for painful side effects from a plastic surgery procedure she recommended he undertake to help cover his baldness
    17 Oct 2016
    According to a sworn court deposition by Ivana Trump although friends said she described it to them as such right after it happened
  • Was found liable to pay writer E. Jean Carroll $5 million in damages for defamation and battery for "sexual abuse" at the Bergdorf Goodman department store in New York City in 1996
    10 May 2023
    Jury found Trump liable for sexual abuse and defamation after a civil trial
  • Fondled a model's breasts backstage at a lingerie show using the pretense of "examining" the bra's fabric
    21 Oct 2019
    According to a book excerpt from "All the President's Women: Donald Trump and the Making of a Predator" published by Cosmopolitan magazine
  • Kissed a close friend of CNN's Erin Burnett "almost on her lips" without her consent and later invited her into his office alone where he showered her with compliments and gave her his personal cell number presumably in an attempt to have an affair while married to Melania
    07 Oct 2016
    According to a corroborating witness and exclusively reported by CNN
  • Asked Miss Universe Brook Lee "Don’t you think my daughter’s hot? She’s hot, right?" as they watched a then 16-year-old Ivanka helping on stage during the 1997 Miss Teen USA pageant in an incident she described thinking at the time as "That’s just weird. She was 16. That’s creepy."
    14 May 2016
    Corroborated by Miss Universe Brook Lee
  • Said he "wasn't interested" in "beautiful" 12-year-old Paris Hilton which is weird and creepy that a grown adult feels the need to qualify a statement like that
    02 Aug 2015
    Interview on the Howard Stern Show
  • Told two 14-year-old girls singing Christmas carols with their youth choir that he'll be dating them in a "couple of years" after he asked them how old they were
    18 Oct 2016
    Caught on video
  • Walked in on teenage girls as young as fourteen-years-old changing in the dressing room of the 1992 Look of the Year contest in a way one contestant described as him taking a "slow stroll" as he stopped and gawked at each teenager individually
    09 Dec 2019
    Firsthand account from then fourteen-year-old model Shawna Lee
  • Had a monthlong affair with tennis player Gabriela Sabatini that began when she was just 19-years-old while he was married to Marla Maples and having an affair with Ivana
    17 Jan 2018
    Report by Newsweek Magazine
  • Kissed "Apprentice" contestant Jennifer Murphy on the mouth without her consent outside of an elevator at Trump Tower the same year he married Melania
    24 Jun 2019
    Firsthand account from Jennifer Murphy, Voted for Trump
  • Kissed journalist Faith Daniels on the lips right in front of the paparazzi without her consent while he was dating future wife Marla Maples at the time
    17 Jul 2019
    Caught on video by NBC News taping a segment for Daniels' talk show
  • Walked in the dressing room at the 2006 Miss USA contest and gawked at Miss North Carolina Samantha Holvey "like a piece of meat," which left her "shocked and disgusted" that he felt he could just waltz backstage and watch women getting dressed
    19 Dec 2017
    According to an exclusive report by NBC News
  • Walked in the dressing room of the 2001 Miss USA pageant when most of the contestants were naked or topless which made Miss Arizona Tasha Dixon feel "very physically vulnerable" because she and other contestants weren't given a chance to cover up first
    11 Oct 2016
    According to firsthand witnesses and reported by multiple major outlets
  • Repeatedly grabbed Miss Washington Cassandra Searles's buttocks and asked her to come to his hotel room to presumably have sex while he was married to Melania
    17 Jun 2016
    Firsthand account from Searles
  • "Really grabbed" Miss Finland 2006 Ninni Laaksonen's bottom as they both were sitting backstage at the Late Show with David Letterman which left her "disgusted"
    27 Oct 2016
    According to an exclusive report by Finnish paper Ilta-Sanomat
  • Kissed adult film star Jessica Drake and two other women without their consent inside his private hotel suite less than a year after he married Melania
    22 Oct 2016
    Firsthand account from Drake, Photographed with Trump at a golf tournament the day of the alleged incident
  • Kissed Fox News TV host Juliet Huddy on the lips instead of cheek around the time he and Melania married
    08 Dec 2017
    Firsthand account from Huddy, Trump admitted to the kiss in front of a studio audience and producers during an appearance on Huddy's Fox News show years later
  • Pushed journalist Natasha Stoynoff against a wall and shoved his tongue down her throat in a private room at Mar-a-Lago for a minute until she managed to break away and told her "you know we’re going to have an affair, don’t you?" moments before a pregnant Melania walked in to do a joint interview on their recent wedding and marriage
    12 Oct 2016
    Confided in a work colleague the next day
  • Grabbed photographer's assistant Mindy McGillivray's bottom without her consent at Mar-a-Lago and then "looked away quickly" of which the photographer recalled her saying at the time, "Donald just grabbed my ass!"
    12 Oct 2016
    According to multiple collaborated witnesses in an investigative report by The Palm Beach Post
  • Grabbed yoga instructor Karena Virginia's chest and scoffed "Don't you know who I am?" after she reflexively pulled away from him
    20 Oct 2016
    According to statements reported on by the alleged victim
  • Shoved his tongue down aspiring actress Amy Dorris's throat and groped her without consent when she was away from view of her boyfriend in his box at the 1997 US Open Tennis Championships while he was married to Marla Maples
    17 Sep 2020
    Corroborated by her mother and friend whom she called immediately after the alleged assault, Corroborated by her therapist and numerous friends she confided in the years since the alleged assault, Pictured with Trump at the time
  • Kissed 21-year-old Miss USA contestant Temple Taggart "directly on the lips" without her consent on two occasions that made her say to herself "Oh my God, gross!" while he was married to Marla Maples
    14 May 2016
    Firsthand account from Taggart
  • Grabbed and kissed Mar-a-Lago guest Cathy Heller on the side of the mouth without consent and nearly caused her to lose her balance as she tried to deflect his advances while being married to Marla
    16 Oct 2016
    Firsthand account from Heller, Confirmed by close friend Susan Klein whom Heller confided in soon after the alleged incident and a relative who was at the event and witnessed Trump being aggressive with her from a distance, Confided in close friends about the incident before it became public
  • Looked up women's skirts and pointed out who was and wasn't wearing underwear after a line of scantily clad women walked across his restaurant table of which model Lisa Boyne said was the "most offensive scene I’ve ever been a part of"
    13 Oct 2016
    According to a report by Huffington Post
  • Kissed receptionist Rachel Crooks on the mouth without her consent outside of an elevator at Trump Tower after recently marrying Melania
    14 Oct 2016
    Firsthand account from Crooks, Told her sister Brianne Webb immediately after it happened
  • Grabbed the hand of and kissed campaign worker Alva Johnson on the mouth even after she tried to turn her head away while he was married to Melania
    25 Feb 2019
    Firsthand account from Trump campaign worker Alva Johnson, Allegedly witnessed by then-Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, then-State Director Karen Giorno and Regional Directors Earl “Tony” Ledbetter, Mitch Tyner and Nick Corvino, Called her partner and parents to tell them what Trump did the same night it happened
  • Thrust his crotch on Apprentice contestant Summer Zervos and forcibly kissed her without consent inside a Beverly Hills Hotel suite he asked her to visit ostensibly to talk about future employment opportunities at the same time he was married to Melania
    24 Oct 2019
    According to news reports from credible media outlets
  • Allegedly raped writer E. Jean Carroll after he forcibly pushed her against a dressing room wall inside a department store while he was married to Marla
    21 Jun 2019
    According to news reports from credible media outlets
  • Barged in on teenage girls as young as fifteen-years-old changing in the dressing room of the 1997 Miss Teen USA beauty pageant and told the girls "don't worry, ladies, I've seen it all before" as the girls scrambled to cover themselves
    12 Oct 2016
    Corroborated by five contestants including Miss Vermont Teen USA Mariah Billado and Miss New Mexico Teen USA Victoria Hughes
  • Pleaded with Stormy Daniel's friend and fellow adult film star Alana Evans to come to his hotel room to presumably join them for sex mere months after getting married to Melania, but she turned him down because he's no "Brad Pitt" or "Mark Wahlberg"
    14 Feb 2018
    Firsthand account from Evans during an exclusive interview with Megyn Kelly Today
  • Engaged in a long affair with Marla Maples without his first wife Ivana finding out by among other things secretly housing her at his Atlantic City hotel
    02 Mar 1990
    Trump brought Marla as his date to a public event while he was still married to Ivana
  • Had sex with former Playboy Playmate of the Year Karen McDougal dozens of times without using a condom over a monthslong period that began a mere 8 weeks after his wife Melania gave birth to their son Barron and also tried to offer her money after the first time they had sex
    16 Feb 2018
    Firsthand account from McDougal during an exclusive interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper, Told her sister and close friends about the affair when it was happening, Kept a journal detailing the affair in real time
  • Had sex with famous adult-film star Stormy Daniels without a condom and had her spank his bare bottom with a Forbes magazine with his face on the cover in his hotel suite after meeting her at a celebrity golf tournament in Lake Tahoe while his wife Melania was home with their infant son
    25 Mar 2018
    Firsthand account from Daniels during an exclusive interview on 60 Minutes, Trump secretly paid her $130,000 through his lawyer Michael Cohen to keep quiet about their affair days before the 2016 Presidential election
  • Placed his hands in the "most inappropriate places" like a woman's hip, buttocks or "on the boob. Every time" when he met a model for the first time and would often "immediately put his mouth" on theirs without first asking for consent or giving them a chance to move their mouth away from his while he was married to Ivana
    21 Oct 2019
    According to news reports from credible media outlets
  • Allegedly forced a thirteen-year-old girl to manually stimulate him until he ejaculated at a sex party hosted by Jeffrey Epstein while he was married to Ivana
    23 Jun 2016
    Corroborated by rape of the two young girls in sworn testimony, Trump's ex-wife Ivana privately confided to multiple friends that he raped her
  • Allegedly tied a thirteen-year-old girl to a bed and raped her at a sex party hosted by Jeffrey Epstein and struck her in the face with his open hand after she pleaded with him to stop while he was married to Marla
    23 Jun 2016
    Corroborated by , Trump's ex-wife Ivana privately confided to multiple friends that he raped her
  • Objectified an aide to press secretary Stephanie Grisham by having her sent to his office aboard Air Force One so that he and other men could "look at her ass," which concerned Grisham to the point that she made sure the staffer was never alone with Trump again because she was "really nervous about what could happen"
    10 May 2023
    Firsthand account from Grisham in a book published by premier company HarperCollins
  • Attended a risque Las Vegas show where exotic dancers urinated on each other with a Russian oligarch of which his lawyer at the time Michael Cohen recalled him watching “with delight”
    06 Sep 2020
    Firsthand account from Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen
  • Had an affair with model Kylie Bax that started when she was only 20-years-old and he was nearly 50 while he was married to Marla Maples
    17 Jan 2018
    Report by Newsweek Magazine, Avid Trump supporter and defender
  • Had a six-month tryst with Playboy Playmate Barbara Moore while his fiancée Marla Maples was pregnant with their daughter Tiffany
    17 Apr 2018
    Firsthand account from Barbara Moore in an interview published by The Daily Mail, Trump supporter
  • Tried to and failed to convince model Christie Brinkley to fly out to Aspen with him on his private jet and persisted even after she flatly said no while he was married to Ivana
    05 Feb 2018
    Firsthand account from Brinkley in an interview she gave to Porter magazine and first reported by The Sunday Times
  • Barged in on teenage girls -- some as young as fifteen-years-old -- changing in the dressing room of the 1991 Look of the Year contest in a way one contestant described as leaving her feeling "really uncomfortable" because there was "no need for him to be back there," but contestants were afraid to complain because they didn't want to hurt their chances of winning the contest
    09 Dec 2019
    Firsthand account from then sixteen-year-old model Stacy Wilkes
  • Solicited Playboy Playmate Brande Roderick for sex and constantly used vulgar and salacious terms to describe his feelings for her during her stint on Celebrity Apprentice while he was married to Melania
    26 Oct 2016
    Corroborated by tree former Apprentice employees
  • Entered 22-year-old American Dream Calendar Girls model Lauren Petrella's private room at Mar-a-Lago without her permission, laid on her bed until she entered and then tried to get her to have sex with him before being rebuffed at the same time he was engaged to Marla Maples
    18 Apr 2016
    Detailed in a sworn deposition in an unrelated lawsuit filed against Trump
  • Solicited TV host Nancy O'Dell to have sex with him and persisted even after she rebuffed all his advances only a few months after he married Melania
    08 Oct 2016
    Caught on audio
  • Tried and failed to have sex with Miss Universe winner Alicia Machado while he owned the pageant company and made disrespectful comments about her and her weight including calling her "Miss Piggy" at the same time he was married to wife Marla
    09 Apr 2018
    Firsthand account from Miss Universe Alicia Machado in an interview published by Telemundo
  • Asked 17-year-old teenage model Barbara Pilling out for a dinner date while he was still married to Ivana and then exclaimed "you're not too old and not too young. That's just great!" when she told him her age
    14 Mar 2020
    Firsthand account from Barbara Pilling in a report aired by The Guardian
  • Said he was going to be dating a very young girl he had just randomly crossed paths with in ten years when she still would have been a teenager
    18 Oct 2016
    Caught on video
  • Made his way down a line of models participating in an event and felt their bodies before guessing their dress size
    21 Oct 2019
    Firsthand account from model NaKina Carr, Confirmed by multiple unnamed eyewitnesses verified by Cosmopolitan Magazine
  • Grabbed and kissed journalist Katy Tur on the cheek without her consent and before she had time to duck out of the way at the same time he was married to Melania
    13 Sep 2017
    Firsthand account from Tur in her book published by premier company HarperCollins, Trump admitted to giving her a "big kiss" moment after it happened during an interview on MSNBC's Morning Joe
  • Tried and failed to seduce Stormy Daniels one year after their first sexual encounter in his suite at the Beverly Hills Hotel after he supposedly invited her there to talk about future employment opportunities at the same time he was married to Melania
    22 Aug 2018
    Firsthand account from Daniels during an exclusive interview on 60 Minutes, Trump secretly paid her $130,000 through his lawyer Michael Cohen to keep quiet about their affair days before the 2016 Presidential election

Donald Trump Administration & Campaign Staff Sex Scandals

  • Coerced his staffer Noelle Dunphy into having sex with him multiple times and to participate in BDSM sex acts -- often after she was unable to consent due to being intoxicated -- and creepily told her that he thinks of her "as my daughter" while they were having sex
    15 May 2023
    According to a civil lawsuit filed by former employee Noelle Dunphy reported on by mainstream outlets
  • Demanded his staffer Noelle Dunphy undress for him during almost all of their videoconferences during which he often pleasured himself under a bed sheet
    15 May 2023
    According to a civil lawsuit filed by former employee Noelle Dunphy reported on by mainstream outlets
  • Demanded his staffer Noelle Dunphy to work "naked, in a bikini, or in short shorts with an American flag on them" that he purchased for her to wear when she was in the office and also when she worked from home remotely
    15 May 2023
    According to a civil lawsuit filed by former employee Noelle Dunphy reported on by mainstream outlets
  • Forced staffer Noelle Dunphy to perform oral sex multiple times including while he was on the speakerphone with Trump and once after pulling out his erect penis saying he couldn't get any work done until "you take care of this"
    15 May 2023
    According to a civil lawsuit filed by former employee Noelle Dunphy reported on by mainstream outlets
  • Perry Hooper Jr. [Trump Campaign AL Co-Chair]
    Grabbed a restaurant hostess's breasts, kissed her neck and shoved his pelvis into her and then taunted that he'll "get away with it" because he's a member of a politically connected family while also married with three children
    23 Aug 2022
    According to charging documents filed by local police
  • Slipped his hand under Trump aide Cassidy Hutchinson's blazer and skirt after wrapping his arms around her backstage during Trump's rally just before the 1/6 insurrection
    20 Sep 2023
    According to a book excerpt first reported by The Guardian
  • Boris Epshteyn
    Groped two young women's breasts, crotches and other parts of their bodies without consent and continued to assault them even after they demanded he stop after he cornered them inside his booth at an Arizona night club where an employee reported he had spent "like fifty grand" on drinks that night
    10 Aug 2023
    Allegedly according to reporting from credible media outlets
  • Donald Trump Jr. [Trump's Oldest Son]
    Had a monthslong affair with Celebrity Apprentice contestant Aubrey O'Day after meeting her on set while his pregnant wife Vanessa was with their two young children at home
    21 Mar 2018
    According to an exclusive report by New York Magazine
  • Openly engaged in an extramarital affair with a married woman twenty years younger than him and even spent a night with her at a posh resort five days before his wife filed for divorce
    12 Jun 2018
    According to divorce papers filed by his estranged wife