Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1978

Weddings in Film & TV

Jeremy Irons

Mar 28 Actor Jeremy Irons (29) weds actress Sinéad Cusack (30)

Aretha Franklin

Apr 11 Singer Aretha Franklin marries second husband actor Glynn Turman (divorced 1984)

  • May 5 "Happy Days" actor Anson Williams (28) weds Lorrie Maheffey

Howard Stern

Jun 4 Broadcaster Howard Stern (24) marries Alison Berns at Temple Ohabei Shalom, Brookline Massachusetts.

Robin Williams

Jun 4 Oscar-winning actor Robin Williams (26) weds first wife Valerie Velardi

Charo

Aug 11 Charo marries Kjell Rasten, a producer, in South Lake Tahoe, California

Kate Jackson

Aug 23 Actress Kate Jackson (29) weds actor Andrew Stevens (23) in Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts

Meryl Streep

Sep 30 Actress Meryl Streep (29) weds sculptor Don Gummer (31) in Mason's Island, Connecticut

  • Nov 4 "The Nanny" actress Fran Drescher (20) weds writer and director Peter Marc Jacobson (20)

Mark Hamill

Dec 17 Star Wars actor Mark Hamill (26) weds dental hygienist Marilou York (23) on a civil ceremony


Divorces in Film & TV

Mick Jagger

May 1 Actress and model Bianca Jagger files for divorce from Rolling Stone rocker Mick Jagger after 7 years of marriage on the grounds of his adultery with model Jerry Hall