Ivana Trump, Former President Donald Trump's Wife, Has Died at the Age of 73 

According to the previous head of state, she passed away in her New York City apartment. 

Ivana Trump was the first wife of Donald Trump. Together, the Trumps raised three children: Donald Jr., Ivanka, and Eric Trump 

The Trump family released a statement saying, "Our mother was an incredible woman — a force in business, a world-class athlete, a radiant beauty, and a caring mother and friend." 

"Ivana Trump was a survivor. She fled from communism and embraced this country. She taught her children about grit, toughness, compassion, and determination," the family said. 

"She will be dearly missed by her mother, her three children, and ten grandchildren." 

Eric Trump told reporters, "It's been a very sad day," as he left his mother's apartment building on Thursday. 

The NYPD reported that she was pronounced dead at the scene.