On This Day

Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1984

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Jan 29 Actress Wonder Woman Lynda Carter (33) marries Robert Altman (58)

Yannick Noah

Mar 2 Tennis player Yannick Noah (23) weds beauty queen Cecilia Rodhe (22) in Cameroon

David Hasselhoff

Mar 24 "Knight Rider" actor David Hasselhoff (32) weds "One Life to Live" actress Catherine Hickland (28)

Frances McDormand

Apr 1 American filmmaker Joel Coen (29) marries American actress Frances McDormand (26)

Annette Bening

May 26 Actress Annette Bening (25) weds J. Steven White

Janet Jackson

Sep 7 Actress-singer Janet Jackson (18) weds fellow R&B singer James DeBarge (21)

Gene Wilder

Sep 14 Stage and screen actor Gene Wilder (51) weds "Saturday Night Live" actress-comedian Gilda Radner (38) in France

Sigourney Weaver

Oct 1 Actress Sigourney Weaver (34) weds filmmaker Jim Simpson (28)

Bette Midler

Dec 14 Singer and actress Bette Midler (39) weds Martin Von Hasselberg at Starlight Chapel in Las Vegas

Olivia Newton-John

Dec 15 Singer and actress Olivia Newton-John marries 1st husband actor Matt Lattanzi

Sally Field

Dec 15 Academy Award-winning actress Sally Field weds second husband Alan Greisman

Jamie Lee Curtis

Dec 18 Actress Jamie Lee Curtis (26) weds actor Christopher Guest (37) in New York

  • Dec 30 Professional wrestling manager Miss Elizabeth (Hulette) & wrestler Macho Man Randy Savage (Poffo) wed

Divorces in Film & TV

John Carpenter

Sep 14 Film director John Carpenter (36) and actress Adrienne Barbeau (39) divorce after 5 years of marriage

Kate Jackson

Dec 20 Actress Kate Jackson (36) divorces business executive David Greenwald after 2 years of marriage