Famous Weddings & Divorces in 1972

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Jan 1 Politician Aung San Suu Kyi (26) weds author Michael Aris (25)

Burmese Politician Aung San Suu Kyi
Burmese Politician
Aung San Suu Kyi

HeartWedding of Interest

Feb 11 Playwright Tom Stoppard (34) weds doctor/author Miriam Moore-Robinson (34)

Playwright Tom Stoppard
Playwright
Tom Stoppard

HeartWedding of Interest

Apr 25 Comedic actor Bob Denver (37) weds third wife Carole Abrahams

Actor Bob Denver
Actor
Bob Denver

HeartWedding of Interest

Jun 1 Serial killer John Wayne Gacy (30) weds second wife Carole Hoff

Serial Killer John Wayne Gacy
Serial Killer
John Wayne Gacy

HeartWedding of Interest

Jun 26 NFL quarterback Johnny Unitas (39) weds second wife Sandra Lemon

NFL Quarterback Johnny Unitas
NFL Quarterback
Johnny Unitas
  • Jul 8 English prince Richard marries Birgitte of Deurs (Henriksen)

HeartWedding of Interest

Jul 22 Business magnate Richard Branson (22) weds Kristen Tomassi

Business Magnate Richard Branson
Business Magnate
Richard Branson

HeartWedding of Interest

Jul 24 Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber (24) weds Sarah Hugill

  • Aug 5 "The Addams Family" actor John Astin (42) weds actress Patty Duke (25)

HeartWedding of Interest

Dec 27 Actor Billy Dee Williams (35) weds Teruko Nakagami


Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Jun 26 NFL quarterback Johnny Unitas (39) divorces first wife Dorothy Hoelle after nearly 2 decades of marriage

NFL Quarterback Johnny Unitas
NFL Quarterback
Johnny Unitas

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Sep 19 Actor Phil Hartman (23) divorces Gretchen Lewis after 2 years of marriage