Donald Trump's blind date with Candice Bergen was a disaster, actress says

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Donald Trump may have mastered the art of the deal — but when it comes to women, he was no expert ... at least not according to Candice Bergen.

"We had a blind date in college," the "Murphy Brown" star told People on Thursday. "It was a very short evening."

Apparently Trump and Bergen went out on a date when they were both attending the Wharton School of Business, Pennsylvania.

"I have no memory of it," Bergen said about their date. But the one detail that's still seared into her brain is a doozy.

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Donald Trump's blind date with Candice Bergen was a disaster, actress says
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 06: Actress Candice Bergen attends the screening of Open Road Films' 'Home Again' hosted by The Cinema Society with Elizabeth Arden and Lindt Chocolate at The Paley Center for Media on September 6, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 06: Candice Bergen attends a Town HAll on SiriusXM Leading Ladies at the SiriusXM Studios on September 6, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 06: Actress Candice Bergen visits the SiriusXM Studios on September 6, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 08: Actress Candice Bergen attends the AFI Life Achievement Award gala at Dolby Theatre on June 8, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 30: Actress Candice Bergen and Marshall Rose attend the 'Going In Style' New York premiere at SVA Theatre on March 30, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 02: Candice Bergen and Marshall Rose attend 30th annual Museum Of The Moving Image Salute to Warren Beatty at 583 Park Avenue on November 2, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Chance Yeh/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 26: Chloe Malle (L) and actress Candice Bergen attend the Met Opera 2016-2017 Season Opening Performance Of 'Tristan Und Isolde' at The Metropolitan Opera House on September 26, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Monica Schipper/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 23: Candice Bergen attends The World Science Festival 2016 Gala at Jazz at Lincoln Center on May 23, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by John Lamparski/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 13: TV personality Barbara Walters and actress Candice Bergen attend the New York Public Library Lunch 2016: A New York State of Mind at The New York Public Library - Stephen A. Schwarzman Building on April 13, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 22: Actress Candice Bergen arrives at the 'Knight of Cups' New York screening held at Metrograph on February 22, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)
WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE -- Pictured: Candice Bergen -- (Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 11: Marshall Rose (L) and Candice Bergen attend Lincoln Center's American Songbook Gala honoring Lorne Michaels at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts on February 11, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 20: Candice Bergen attends the Broadway Opening Night Performance of 'Fiddler On The Roof' at the Broadway Theatre on December 20, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Walter McBride/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 28: Actress Candice Bergen attends Stephen Daldry's 2015 Tony Nomination Celebration at Barbetta Restaurant on May 28, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 19: Spirit of Achievement honoree, actress Candice Bergen attends Albert Einstein College of Medicine's Women's Division 61st Annual Spirit of Achievement Luncheon at The Rainbow Room on May 19, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 19: Actress Candice Bergen attends the 2015 Los Angeles Times Festival Of Books at USC on April 19, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 1: Actress Candice Bergen sits for a portrait in her home on Central Park South in New York, NY on April 1st, 2015. Mrs. Bergen, most noted for portraying the title character in the sitcom Murphy Brown, is releasing her second memoir titled, 'A Fine Romance.' (Photo by Jesse Dittmar for The Washington Post via Getty Images.)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 20: Candice Bergen (L) and Marshall Rose attend Museum of the Moving Image honors Julianne Moore at 583 Park Avenue on January 20, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Toth/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 13: Actress Candice Bergen attends the opening night celebration of 'Love Letters' at Brasserie 8 1/2 on November 13, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 13: Actor Alan Alda (L) and Actress Candice Bergen attend the opening night celebration of 'Love Letters' at Brasserie 8 1/2 on November 13, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 17: Candice Bergen attends the 'Whitey:United States Of America V. James J. Bulger' premiere at Dolby 88 Theater on June 17, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02: Actress Candice Bergen arrives to the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party on March 2, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by C Flanigan/WireImage)
LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON -- Episode 942 -- Pictured: Candice Bergen on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 -- (Photo by: Lloyd Bishop/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
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"I just remember that he was wearing a three-piece burgundy suit, and burgundy boots and a burgundy limousine," she said. "He was very coordinated."

So after their very purple night out, what does Bergen think of Trump's presidential aspirations?

"I thought it was funnier a few months ago," the actress admitted. "Now it is worrying."

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