Ivana Trump is a successful businesswoman and a former model. She is also the fist wife of the President-elect of U.S.A., Donald Trump. She is also an author and fashion enthusiast.
Ivana Trump’s full name is Ivana Marie Trump. She was born on February 20, 1949, in Czechoslovakia. Her parents were Miloš Zelníček and Marie Francová. She was a ski fan in her childhood. And her parents also encouraged her. She joined the Charles University in Prague in 1970.
After that, Ivana married a businessman named Alfred Winklmayr in 1971. But this marriage didn’t las long. They divorced just after two years in 1973. Then she left her home country and went to Canada. She stayed in Montreal for two years. She worked in several modeling jobs there during that time.
Again, after some year she moved to New York. There Ivana Trump met Donald Trump. Soon they began dating. And after some time on April 7, 1977, they married. Immediately after the marriage, they became one of the most leading couples in New York during the 1980s. Together they made many big and great projects possible. They worked on the renovation of the Grand Hyatt Hotel, construction of the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City etc. They also made Trump Tower.
Ivana and Donald had two boys and one girl. The name of the boys are Donald Trump Jr. (born December 31, 1977) and Eric Fredric (born January 6, 1984) and the girl’s name is Ivanka Trump (born October 30, 1981).
Ivana Trump had a major influence over the Trump Organization. She was on the Vice President’s chair of the Interior Desing of the company. As a matter of fact, she influenced the main design of the Trump Tower. After that, she was appointed as the president of the Trump Castle Hotel and Casino.
In the 1990s, a rumor spread about the affair of Donald Trump and Marla Maples. After that, Ivana filed a divorce application. Though Donald Trump fought back, but eventually, the got divorced in 1992.
After the divorce, Ivana Trump concentrated on her career. She started to work with the William Morris Agency. Then she started to write novels. Some of her popular novels are For Love Alone, Lucy Wilkins and Free to Love etc. She also worked in a Hollywood film called The First Wives Club (1996).
She gave marriage another chance with Rossano Rubicondi in 2008. But, also got divorced in 2009.
Born: February 20, 1949 (age 67), Zlín, Czech Republic
Height: 6′ 0″
Nationality: Czech, American
Spouse: Rossano Rubicondi (m. 2008–2009), More
Grandchildren: Arabella Rose Kushner, More
Children: Ivanka Trump, Donald Trump Jr., Eric Trump