Before Melania, there was Ivana. In several ways, their lives are similar: former models, they once crossed paths with Donald Trump, whom they married, and whose image was shaped by the billionaire. If Melania Trump still shares the life of the 45th President of the United States, but is preparing to take the plunge towards divorce, Ivana Trump, she packed her bags in 1992 after 15 years of marriage. The reason ? Her husband’s cheating at the time with Marla Maples, the mother of daughter Tiffany Trump, brought to light by the TV host on Christmas Eve 1991 at a restaurant in Aspen.
However, from her marriage to Donald Trump, Ivana learned many lessons, including great business acumen. “I let him go, but it will cost him dearly. I said to myself: You wanted it, you are going to have it …”, she had released on the set of Everyone talks about it in 2000. And indeed, for the real estate mogul, the bill has been steep. Because it is with 14 million dollars and an apartment in New York that Ivana Trump came out of this divorce, as well as with the reputation of an accomplished businesswoman, after having managed the Trump Taj Mahal casino in Atlantic City. and having been the manager of the Plaza Hotel in New York.
Ivana Trump calls on ex-husband to admit defeat
If she has definitely turned the page on her marriage to Donald Trump, Ivana is not the type to keep her tongue in her pocket when it comes to talking about her ex-husband. Between her amazing allusions about the billionaire’s couple with Melania Trump, Donald Jr’s mother, Ivanka and Eric, also likes to speak out about her ex-husband and his difficult character. “He does not like to lose, so he will continue to fight. Again and again”, she explained after the defeat of Donald Trump in the presidential election, and that he is still struggling to recognize despite very clear results. “I don’t think he has a choice. He has to say he lost. He doesn’t like to be a loser, I know that. But if he lost, he lost …”, a- she added, now inviting her ex-husband to “enjoy his life”.
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