Famous Weddings & Divorces on July 22

Famous Weddings

  • 1515 Anna of Bohemia (12) marries Karel van Ferdinand of Austria
  • 1515 Louis of Hungary (9) marries Maria of Bohemia & succession to Hungarian throne

HeartWedding of Interest

1850 Composer Stephen Foster (24) weds Jane Denny McDowell at Trinity Episcopal Church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Father of American Music Stephen Foster
Father of American Music
Stephen Foster
  • 1929 American Playwright Eugene O'Neill (40) marries 3rd wife actress Carlotta Monterey (40)

HeartWedding of Interest

1972 Business magnate Richard Branson (22) weds Kristen Tomassi

Business Magnate Richard Branson
Business Magnate
Richard Branson
  • 1982 Biggest mass wedding, Rev Sun Myung Moon weds 2,200 couples in NYC
  • 1995 "True Lies" actor Tom Arnold (36) weds Julie Champnella (25) in Dearborn, Michigan

HeartWedding of Interest

1995 Actor Ewan McGregor (24) weds production designer Eve Mavrakis (29)

HeartWedding of Interest

1999 Director Martin Scorsese (56) weds Helen Morris in New York

Film Director Martin Scorsese
Film Director
Martin Scorsese
  • 2006 Spanish singer David Bustamante (24) weds Spanish TV star Paula Echevarria at Basilica de Santa Maria la Real de Covadonga in the Asturias
  • 2006 British TV presenter Ant McPartlin (30) weds former member of "Deuce" Lisa Armstrong (29) at St. Nicholas Church in Taplow, Buckinghamshire, England
  • 2007 Muhammad Ali's daughter Laila Ali (30) weds former NFL player Curtis Conway (36) in Marina del Rey, California

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1940 Jacqueline Kennedy's parents John Vernou "Black Jack" Bouvier III and Janet (Norton Lee) divorce

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2010 "The Princess Bride" actress Robin Wright (44) divorces actor-director Sean Penn (49) due to irreconcilable differences after 14 years of marriage

Actor and Political Activist Sean Penn
Actor and Political Activist
Sean Penn
Actress Robin Wright
Actress
Robin Wright