President Trump’s ex-wife, Ivana Trump, passed away on Thursday at age 73.
Ivana was the mother of Eric Trump, Donald Trump Jr, and Ivanka Trump.
Ivana lived a full life, being a model, successful businesswoman, mother of three, and wife to President Trump.
Ivana was married to President Trump for 15 years.
Ivana took senior roles in the Trump Organization, designing some of President Trump’s most iconic buildings including the Trump Tower.
While Ivana and President Trump had a tumultuous divorce, she spoke out in defense of him later in her life, and maintained a cordial relationship with him.
In 2021, she wished him a happy birthday, saying “I did speak to him and wished him happy birthday and told him, ‘Don’t worry about your age, Age is just a number, and his and mine [are] unlisted”
Shortly after her passing, the Trump family praised her as an “incredible woman” who taught her children “grit and toughness”.
ABC News Reports–
Ivana Trump, the ex-wife of former President Donald Trump, has died at age 73, the family told ABC News.
“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.
“Ivana Trump was a survivor. She fled from communism and embraced this country. She taught her children about grit and toughness, compassion and determination,” the family said. “She will be dearly missed by her mother, her three children and ten grandchildren.”
Manhattan paramedics, responding to a call for cardiac arrest, found a 73-year-old woman in the Upper East Side apartment where Ivana Trump lived just after 12:30 p.m. Thursday, according to the FDNY.
In a statement on his platform Truth Social, Donald Trump remembered Ivana as a “wonderful, beautiful, and amazing woman, who led a great and inspirational life.”
“Her pride and joy were her three children, Donald Jr., Ivanka, and Eric,” he wrote. “She was so proud of them, as we were all so proud of her.”