Ivana Trump, the ex-wife of previous President Donald Trump, has died at age 73.
Manhattan paramedics responded to a contact of cardiac arrest at her residence on New York City’s Higher East Aspect at 12:30 p.m., the FDNY stated in a statement.
“Ivana Trump was a survivor,” a statement from the Trump relatives reported. “She fled from communism and embraced this nation. She taught her kids about grit and toughness, compassion & perseverance. She will be dearly skipped by her mom, her three little ones & 10 grandchildren.”
Donald Trump declared his ex-wife’s demise on his social media outlet, Real truth Social.
“I am very saddened to tell all of people that cherished her, of which there are several, that Ivana Trump has passed absent at her dwelling in New York City,” he said in the write-up. “She was a great, beautiful and incredible girl, who led a excellent and inspirational everyday living. Her satisfaction and joy had been her three young children, Donald Jr., Ivanka, and Eric. She was so happy of them, as we ended up all so very pleased of her. Rest in peace, Ivana!”
Ivana Marie Zelníčková was born in Czechoslovakia right before immigrating to Canada and eventually the U.S. in the 1970s. She was functioning as a model when she met Donald Trump in 1976, and the two married the adhering to 12 months.
They divorced in 1992 following Donald Trump’s affair with his eventual next wife, Marla Maples. Ivana Trump wrote in her 2017 ebook “Raising Trump” that the affair came as a shock.
“This younger blonde female approached me out of the blue and claimed ‘I’m Marla, and I really like your spouse. Do you?’” she wrote. “I mentioned ‘Get shed. I enjoy my spouse.’ It was unladylike but I was in shock.”
In a 1989 deposition for the duration of their divorce, she accused Donald Trump of rape. In 2015, she walked again the allegation.
“I have lately read some feedback attributed to me from almost 30 yrs ago at a time of extremely large stress in the course of my divorce from Donald,” she stated in a 2015 statement. “The story is completely without having benefit. Donald and I are the ideal of good friends and with each other have elevated 3 little ones that we like and are quite happy of.”
She is survived by her a few small children: Eric, Ivanka, and Donald Trump Jr.