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Ivana Trump (née Zelnková), the late first wife of Donald Trump, had a sizable net worth before passing away in July 2022. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Ivana amassed $100 million before her passing as a former businesswoman, athlete, and fashion model. Ivanka, Eric, and Donald Jr. were the three children she had with her second husband.
To learn how Ivana amassed her wealth, continue reading.
Who Is Ivana Trump?
She Was Donald Trump Ex- wife. His wife Ivana passed away after an abundant life, surrounded by much fame. Alfred’s wife was followed by a lot of users through social networks. She left the inspirational tale of her life for the next generation.
Alfred’s wife passed away on the 14th of July 2022, after she suffered a cardiac arrest. Ivana was an aunt and mother too. In her interview from 2017 she revealed that she had been through four divorces that failed in her life, she has decided not to get married again and is deciding to spend the rest of her life with her grandchildren.
Her birth name was Ivana Marie Zelnickova on 20 February 1949 at Gottwaldov, Czechoslovakia, (now Zlin, Czech Republic). Their father of her Milos Zelnicek nurtured her natural skiing abilities in addition to encouraging her to continue her education. She was a student at Charles University in Prague, where she took classes in German as well as English and was a member of the team of skiers.
While a student in Charles University, she witnessed the beginning of the Prague Spring of 1968, and also the start of the Soviet Union’s attack on Czechoslovakia. She continued to study until the 1970s and later earned a master’s qualification in the field of physical education.
In 1971, Ivana married Austrian ski instructor Alfred Winklmayr. With his help, Ivana was granted Austrian citizen status and allowed to leave Communist Czechoslovakia without a defect and minimize the impact of her departure on her children. She divorced her husband in 1973 and then moved to Canada. Her first job as a professional was as a coach for ski racers from Montreal, Canada.
Ivana Trump Worked in Multiple Industries
While she was famous for her high-profile wedding with Donald, Ivana was already an established lady in various sectors. Through her teenage years, the Czech-American athlete showed an affinity for skiing.
Then, Ivana worked in the modeling business in Canada as well as the United States.
When she got married to Donald, Ivana worked in important roles within Donald’s Trump Organization, including as an executive at the top. She was reportedly the head of the design team for Trump Tower in New York City. Ivana also served as the head of the Trump Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey before gaining the post as manager of the infamous Plaza Hotel.
Following her divorce from her husband was concluded at the end of 1992 Ivana developed a variety of fashion collections, beauty products, and jewelry that were featured on TV shopping channels like The Home Shopping Network and QVC London. In addition, Ivana introduced an online store called the House of Ivana fashion and fragrance company in the year 1995.
Ivana Trump Was Married 4 Times
Before meeting Donald, Ivana married her friend Alfred Winklmayr in 1972 in order for her to be granted Austrian citizenship. They divorced later that year.
3 years after divorce from Donald, Ivana was married to Italian businessman Riccardo Mazzucchelli between 1995 and 1997.
The fashion designer of the past did not get married again until 2008 to the fourth man she had married, Rossano Rubicondi, who she divorced a year later.
Ivana Trump Died in July 2022
On the 14th of July 2022 Ivana was discovered in a grave in the basement of her Manhattan home, In Touch confirmed. In Touch confirmed the death of Ivana. New York Police Department spokesperson informed the newspaper that officers were called in the 12th hour at around 12.40 p.m. to the 911 call made at her residence on the Upper East Side.
“Upon arrival, officers observed a 73-year-old female unconscious and unresponsive,” the spokesperson at the moment. “EMS was on the scene and declared the victim dead on the spot. There doesn’t appear to be any crime. A Medical Examiner will determine the causes of death.”
After the news of her death came out Ivana’s children issued their statement for “In Touch”.