Ivana Trump the glamorous Czech American businesswoman whose high-profile marriage to Donald J. Trump in the 1980s established them as one of the era’s quintessential New York power couples, died on Thursday at her home in Manhattan. She was 73.
Mr. Trump announced her death in a statement on Truth Social the conservative social media platform he founded.
The New York City police were investigating whether Ms. Trump fell down the stairs at her townhouse on the Upper East Side according to two law enforcement officials with knowledge of the matter. One of the officials said that there was no sign of forced entry at the home and that the death appeared to be accidental. A spokeswoman for the city’s chief medical examiner’s office said it would investigate the death.