© AFP 2017 / Saul LoebПрезидент USA Donald trump. Archival photo© 2017 AFP / Saul Loeb
The US President Donald trump has put forward Callista Gingrich as Ambassador to the Vatican, reported the press service of the White house.
Callista Gingrich is the wife of former speaker of the house of representatives newt Gingrich, who ran for President in 2012. She heads a consulting company and is the author of children’s books, and in addition, many years singing in the Church choir.
Callista Gingrich née Bisek, were married to newt Gingrich in 2000 after a six-year affair, during which Gingrich was married to another woman. Callista Gingrich introduced her husband to Catholicism and made the cancellation of the Church of his previous marriage.
Trump went on Friday in their first international tour, which will visit the Vatican.