What Happened on August 12, 2011

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Weddings

  • Actress and model Brooke Burke (40) weds singer/actor David Charvet (39) in St. Barthelemy, Guadeloupe

Famous Divorces

  • Rock singer John Mellencamp (59) divorces model Elaine Irwin Mellencamp (41) after 18 years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Robinson, British television presenter (Ask The Family, Call My Bluff) (b. 1927)