Famous Weddings & Divorces in 1994

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Jan 1 Microsoft CEO Bill Gates (38) marries Melinda French (29)

Microsoft Founder Bill Gates
Microsoft Founder
Bill Gates
  • Jan 28 Actress Lorraine Bracco (39) weds actor Edward James Olmos (46)

HeartWedding of Interest

Feb 3 Actor Jean-Claude Van Damme (32) weds Darcy Lapier (28) in Bangkok

  • Feb 14 Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia (51) weds Deborah Koons (40) in Tiburon, California
  • Feb 18 Actor Joe Pantoliano (41) weds model Nancy Sheppard (31)
  • Feb 26 Actor Dolph Lundgren (34) weds Anette Qviberg in Stockholm
  • Mar 13 Cuba Godding Jr (26) weds Sara Kapfer (26)
  • Mar 26 Talk show hostess Ricki Lake weds Rob Sussman
  • Mar 26 Half-brother of former President Bill Clinton and rodeo clown Roger Clinton (37) weds Molly Martin (25) in Dallas
  • Apr 9 Singer Wayne Newton (52) weds attorney Kathleen McCrone (30)

HeartWedding of Interest

Apr 16 Singer Harry Connick Jr (26) weds model Jill Goodare (30) at St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans, Louisiana

  • Apr 17 Jennie Garth weds Dan Clark
  • Apr 24 Actress Kelly Preston (26) weds actor Lou Diamond Phillips (32)
  • Apr 26 "Mad About You" actress Leila Kenzel (33) weds Neil Monaco (34)

HeartWedding of Interest

Apr 30 Soccer great Pele (53) weds psychologist Assiria Seixas Lemos (36)

Brazilian Football Legend Pele
Brazilian Football Legend
Pele
  • May 7 Gary Hart's girlfriend Donna Rice (36) weds Jack Hughes (42)
  • May 7 Matlock actor Daniel Roebuck (30) weds Kelly Durst (24)
  • May 14 Mayflower Madame Sydney Biddle Barrows (42) weds television producer Darnay Hoffman (46) at Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City

HeartWedding of Interest

May 14 Software salesman Todd Beamer (25) weds Lisa Brosious in Peekskill, New York

Passenger on United Airlines Flight 93 Todd Beamer
Passenger on United Airlines Flight 93
Todd Beamer
  • May 21 Burger King spokesman Dan Cortese (26) weds Dee Dee Hemby (26)
  • May 21 Country singer Trisha Yearwood (29) weds Robert Reynolds (32)

HeartWedding of Interest

May 21 ABC Sports President Roone Arledge (62) weds third wife Gigi Shaw

Sports Broadcasting Pioneer and President of ABC Sports Roone Arledge
Sports Broadcasting Pioneer and President of ABC Sports
Roone Arledge

HeartWedding of Interest

May 26 Michael Jackson (35) weds Elvis' daughter Lisa Marie Presley (26) in La Romana, Dominican Republic

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
Princess of Rock and Roll Lisa Marie Presley
Princess of Rock and Roll
Lisa Marie Presley
  • May 27 Radio personality Rush Limbaugh weds wife #3, Marta Fitzgerald
  • Jun 3 Pearl Jam rocker Eddie Vedder (29) weds Beth Liebling (27) in the Eternal City

HeartWedding of Interest

Jun 12 Astronaut Neil Armstrong marries 2nd wife Carol Held Knight

Astronaut & 1st Man on the Moon Neil Armstrong
Astronaut & 1st Man on the Moon
Neil Armstrong
  • Jun 26 Actor Brandon Cruz (32) weds Elizabeth Finkelstein (26)

HeartWedding of Interest

Jul 2 "Green Day" vocalist Billie Joe Armstrong (22) weds Adeline Records co-owner Adrienne Nesser (24)

HeartWedding of Interest

Jul 3 Actress Natasha Richardson (31) weds actor Liam Neeson (42) at a private ceremony in New York

  • Jul 10 The "Anthrax" heavy-metal guitarist Scott Ian (31) weds Debbie Leavitt (23) in Huntington Beach, California

HeartWedding of Interest

Jul 10 Fred Norris (from the Howard Stern Show) marries Allison Furman

Radio shock jock Howard Stern
Radio shock jock
Howard Stern
  • Jul 14 Princess Margaret's daughter Sarah Armstrong-Jones (30) weds ex-actor and fellow artist Daniel Chatto (37) in London, United Kingdon
  • Jul 16 Anna Nicole Smith (26) weds ½ billionaire J Howard Marshall II (89)
  • Jul 18 "The Cranberries" lead singer Dolores O'Riordan (22) weds Don Burton (32) in Ireland
  • Jul 30 Hollywood's highest-paid screenwriter Joe Eszterhas (49) weds Naomi Baka (35) in Maui, Hawaii
  • Aug 4 American rapper The Notorious B.I.G (22) weds Faith Evans
  • Aug 13 Former "Growing Pains" patriarch actor Alan Thicke (48) weds former Miss World Gina Marie Tolleson (25) at his rolling Santa Barbara ranch
  • Aug 27 TV executive Anthony Radziwill (35) weds Emmy Award-winning journalist Carole Di Falco (31) in East Hampton, New York

HeartWedding of Interest

Aug 30 R&B singer R. Kelly (25) weds Aaliyah (15) illegally in Rosemont, Illinois (later annulled)

R&B Singer R. Kelly
R&B Singer
R. Kelly
  • Sep 17 "L.A. Law" actor Blair Underwood (30) weds freelance talent coordinator Desiree DaCosta (29) at his outdoor Southern California
  • Sep 17 "Stone Temple Pilots" lead singer Scott Weiland 26) weds Janina Castenada

HeartWedding of Interest

Oct 1 Actress Whoopi Goldberg (38) weds labor union organizer Lyle Trachtenberg in California

  • Oct 8 "Growing Pains" actress Tracey Gold (25) weds Roby Marshall (29) at St. Charles Catholic Church
  • Oct 29 Impressionist Rich Little (55) weds comedian Jeannette Markey (28) at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas
  • Nov 20 Patti Davis weds Paul Hayeland
  • Dec 10 Former Senate Majority Leader Mitchell (61) weds sports marketing executive Heather MacLachlan (35) at St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church in New York City

HeartWedding of Interest

Dec 17 Actress Heather Locklear (33) weds Bon Jovi lead guitarist Richie Sambora (35) at The American Cathedral in Paris, France

Rock guitarist Richie Sambora
Rock guitarist
Richie Sambora

HeartWedding of Interest

Dec 17 Queen of Pop Celine Dion (26) weds her manager Rene Angelil (52) at Notre Dame Basilica in Montreal, Canada

Singer Celine Dion
Singer
Celine Dion
  • Dec 26 Actor Jason Hervey (22) weds Kelley Patricia O'Neill (27)
  • Dec 26 President Clinton's brother Roger Clinton (37) weds 8-mo pregnant Molly Nartin (25)
  • Dec 28 Billy Ray Cyrus (Achy Breaky Heart) weds Leticia Finley
  • Dec 29 Billionaire J. Paul Getty Jr marries Victoria Holdsworth on Barbados

Famous Divorces

  • Jan 14 Kathleen Kinmont files for divorce from Lorenzo Lamas

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Jan 29 Actor Bill Murray (43) divorces Margaret Kelly after 13 years of marriage

Actor/Comedian Bill Murray
Actor/Comedian
Bill Murray
  • Mar 24 Robert F Kennedy Jr divorces Emily Black

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Apr 7 Shannen Doherty files for divorce from Ashley Hamilton

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Apr 14 Musician Billy Joel & supermodel Christie Brinkley announce plans to divorce

Pianist, songwriter, and composer Billy Joel
Pianist, songwriter, and composer
Billy Joel
  • Apr 15 Robert F Kennedy Jr (21 days after his divorce) weds Mary Richardson

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Apr 18 Roseanne Barr Arnold files for divorce from Tom Arnold

Comedienne and Actress Roseanne Barr
Comedienne and Actress
Roseanne Barr

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Apr 26 Actor Patrick Dempsey (28) divorces manager Rocky Parker after nearly 7 years of marriage

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Apr 28 Lisa Marie Presley separates from Danny Keough

Princess of Rock and Roll Lisa Marie Presley
Princess of Rock and Roll
Lisa Marie Presley

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

May 10 Drew Barrymore (19) files for divorce from Jeremy Thomas (31)

  • Jun 1 Guns n Roses drummer Matthew Sorum files to divorce Kai
  • Jun 24 Sally Fields files for divorce from 2nd husband Alan Greisman
  • Jul 7 Actress Diane Lane files for divorce from Christopher Lambert
  • Sep 17 Princess Christina separates