Ivana Trump, first wife of Donald Trump who helped build his empire dies at 73

Ivana Trump, the first wife of former US President Donald and the mother of his three oldest children

who helped her husband build some of his signature buildings trump tower dies at age 73

Trump: I am Saddened to inform all of those that loved her, of which here are many, that Ivana Trump has passed away at her home in New York City.

The couple married in 1977 and divorced in 1992. They had three children together.

The NY Times citing unnamed law enforcement officals, said it appeared accidental and she may have fallen down the stairs