On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 2006

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Weddings

  • "Baywatch" actress Pamela Anderson (39) weds singer Kid Rock (35) at Thunder Gulch yacht in Saint-Tropez, France
  • "Primal Scream" lead singer Bobby Gillespie (44) weds stylist Katy England at St. Margaret's Church in Betley, Staffordshire
  • "Providence" actress Paula Cale (36) weds screenwriter Michael Lisbe at Sopris Mountain Ranch in Basalt, Colorado

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Robyn Denise Moore divorces Oscar-winning actor Mel Gibson (55) due to irreconcilable differences after 31 years of marriage

Actor and Film Director Mel Gibson
Actor and Film Director
Mel Gibson

Famous Deaths

  • Jim Olin, American politician (Rep-D-VA, 1983-93), dies at 86