Mr. Donald Trump tweeted on Thursday about the death of his former wife, Ivana Trump. In the tweet, he mentioned Ivana Trump passed away at her home in New York City. No details about the cause of death were provided in the tweet.
Ivana Trump was found unconscious and unresponsive at the stairs of her apartment, as per police sources. The New York Police Department said later on Thursday that they do not suspect any criminality related to the death of Ivana trump death.
Ivana Trump was the first wife of Donald Trump, and the mother of his three children namely Donald Jr, Ivanka, and Eric. Ivana Trump died at the age of 73.
She was a model who was born and bought up under communist rule in former Czechoslovakia. In 1977, she married Donald Trump who was then an emerging real estate contractor.
Ivana Trump’s children paid a tribute to their mother via their tweets on Twitter.
Eric Trump posted about his late mother that she was an incredible woman who was an amazing business person, a great athlete, glowing beauty, and a caring mother and friend. He also mentioned that she will be missed dearly by her three children, her mother, and ten grandchildren.
In the ‘80s, the Trump couple were counted among New York’s high-profile couples as they lived a luxurious lifestyle. The power and fame of the couple grew as Donald Trump’s real estate business flourished further and Ivana also took various key roles in the business.
They split in the early ‘90s due to Donald trump’s extra marital affair with the actress Marla Maples. Post their divorce, Ivana went on to enjoy a very successful business career of her own ranging from clothing, jewelry, beauty products to even becoming an author and penning down a few books.