Ivana Trump, the first wife of former President Donald Trump, has died at the age of 73, the Trump family confirmed in a statement.
She died in her home in New York City, Trump said in the post on Truth Social.
TitleIvana Trump, Donald Trump’s first wife, has died at age 73, the family announced Thursday.
She died at her home in New York City, the former president said in a post on Truth Social. The Trump family’s statement called her an “incredible woman.”
She grew up in the former Czechoslovakia under communist rule and left in the 1970s. She married her second husband, Trump, in 1977
Ivana, a Czech-American socialite, businesswoman, and former model, was married to Donald Trump from 1977 to 1992
his three eldest children, Donald Trump Jr., Ivanka Trump, and Eric Trump.
Ivana Trump grew up in the former Czechoslovakia, before moving to Canada in the 1970s, where she became a model. She married Donald Trump in 1977
Our mother was an incredible woman—a force in business, a world-class athlete, a radiant beauty, and caring mother and friend,” the Trump family said in a statement, per
Ivana Trump was a survivor. She fled from communism and embraced this country. She taught her children about grit and toughness, compassion and determination.”
She worked as a model in the early ’70s, and met her future husband Donald Trump in New York City in 1976.
She was always very nice to us, very friendly ... we will miss her."
Ivana Trump is survived by her three adult children, Donald, Ivanka and Eric, as well as several grandchildren