Ivana Trump, the first wife of Donald Trump and mother of his three eldest children passed away at the age of 73 at her home in New York City. The cause of death is not known.
Donald Trump posted the news on his social media platform Truth Social and said that she was a wonderful, beautiful and amazing woman who led an inspirational life. Her three children are Donald Jr., Ivanka and Eric.
Ivana was a model who grew up under communist rule in Czechoslovakia. She married Donald Trump who was a budding real estate developer in 1977. Their first child Donald Jr was born later that year. Daughter Ivanka was born in 1981 and their third child Eric was born in 1984.
The Trump’s were one of New York’s highest profile couples who led an extravagant lifestyle. Their power and celebrity grew as Trump’s property business soared with wife Ivana taking on key roles in the business. They divorced in the early 90’s. Ivana became a succesful businesswoman and author while Donald married Maples in 1993 whom he divorced in 1999 and later married Melania in 2005.