Former President of the United States of America Donald Trump has paid tribute after his ex wife Ivana was found dead in her New York City apartment on Thursday 14 July
Ivana Trump has died at the age of 73.
The ex wife of the former President of the United States of America Donald Trump was found dead in her New York City apartment on Thursday 14 July.
Donald, 76, took to social media platform Truth Social to pay tribute as he wrote: “I am very saddened to inform all of those that loved her, of which there are many, that Ivana Trump has passed away at her home in New York City”.
He continued: “She was 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. She was so proud of them, as we were all so proud of her. Rest In Peace, Ivana!”
Ivana was born Ivana Marie Zelníčková and grew up under communist rule in the former Czechoslovakia. She left in the 1970s and married Donald Trump Sr. in 1977.
In the 1980’s they were a power couple in New York and shared three children together; Ivanka Trump, 40, Donald Trump Jr., 44, and Eric Trump, 38.
In a joint statement, the Trump family said: “Our mother was an incredible woman – a force in business, a world-class athlete, a radiant beauty, and caring mother and friend.