Ivana Trump, the first wife of former President Donald Trump, passed away at 73. Ivana Trump passed away at her Manhattan apartment Thursday morning. Police responded to an emergency call at 10 East 64th Street at 12:40 p.m.
The police did determine that there was no suspicious play involved, and she passed away of natural causes. The family did release a statement confirming her death.
“It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, Ivana Trump,” it read. “Our mother was an in- credible woman — a force in business, a world-class athlete, a radiant beauty, and caring mother and friend. 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 will be dearly missed by her mother, her three children, and ten grandchildren.”
Ivana Trump married Donald Trump in 1977, and they later divorced in 1992.
“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,” Donald Trump posted on Truth Social. “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 Rest In Peace, Ivana!”