In a heartwarming gesture of loyalty, followers of former U.S. President Donald Trump surprised him with a rendition of “Happy Birthday” during his first public address after his federal court appearance in Miami, Florida. Trump delivered his speech at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey.
Celebrating Trump’s 77th Birthday in the Midst of Legal Challenges
During the speech, Trump briefly mentioned his upcoming birthday, which falls on Wednesday. The crowd responded with excitement and immediately started chanting and singing “Happy Birthday” in unison.
Acknowledging a Bittersweet Birthday
Despite the festive atmosphere, Trump couldn’t help but acknowledge the irony of the situation. He recently faced 37 felony charges, including illegal retention of defense secrets and obstruction. “I just got charged with – they want 400 years approximately. If you add them all up – a fake a fake – 400 years. ‘Oh, thank you, darling. That’s so nice,'” Trump sarcastically remarked, highlighting the contrast between the joyful occasion and his ongoing legal battles.
Warm Reception at Café Versailles in Miami
After his court appearance, Trump made an unplanned visit to the renowned Café Versailles in Miami, where he experienced a similar outpouring of support. Cuban American supporters at the café also serenaded him with “Happy Birthday,” showing their affection for the former president.