Famous Weddings & Divorces on September 23

Famous Weddings

  • 1666 Princess Maria of Orange-Nassau marries Mauritius earl of Simmeren

HeartWedding of Interest

1862 Russian novelist and author of "War and Peace" Leo Tolstoy (34) marries Sophia Andreevna Behrs (18) daughter of a physician

Novelist Leo Tolstoy
Leo Tolstoy

HeartWedding of Interest

1933 Ganster Sam Giancana (25) weds Angeline De Tolve

Gangster Sam Giancana
Sam Giancana

HeartWedding of Interest

1989 Tennis Ace Zina Garrison (25) weds businessman Willard Jackson (25) at the Windsor Village United Methodist Church in Houston

Tennis Player Zina Garrison
Tennis Player
Zina Garrison
  • 1996 Actor-comedian Jim Carrey (35) weds "Dumb and Dumber" actress Lauren Holly (33) in Malibu
  • 1996 Oscar-nominated actor of "The Buddy Holly Story" Gary Busey (52) weds former stuntwoman from Dallas Tiani Warden (29) at Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas
  • 2012 Actor Antonio Sabato Jr. (40) weds singer-songwriter Cheryl Moana Marie at a private Anini Beach estate on the island of Kauai

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1915 Film producer Samuel Goldwyn (33) divorces first wife Blanche Lasky after 5 years of marriage

Hollywood Mogul Samuel Goldwyn
Hollywood Mogul
Samuel Goldwyn
  • 2011 Actress Lisa Linde (39) divorces "Xmen" actor James Marsden (38) due to irreconcilable differences after 11 years of marriage