Weddings & Divorces in Film & TV on July 17

Weddings in Film & TV

Lana Turner

1942 American movie actress Lana Turner (21) weds 2nd husband, American actor and restaurateur Steve Crane (annulled due to uncompleted divorce from prior marriage)

Groucho Marx

1954 Master of quick wit and widely considered one of the best comedians of the modern era Groucho Marx (63) weds actress Eden Hartford (24); divorce in 1969

Wayne Gretzky

1988 NHL ice hockey star player Wayne Gretzky (27) weds actress Janet Jones (27) at St. Joseph's Basilica in Edmonton, Canada

Wedding of Interest

1999 Academy Award-winning actress Helen Hunt (36) weds "The Simpsons" voice actor Hank Azaria (35) in Los Angeles, California

Raquel Welch

1999 Actress Raquel Welch (58) weds Richard Palmer in Beverly Hills, California

  • 2005 Actor Ethan Embry (27) weds actress Sunny Mabrey (29)
  • 2010 Actress Khadijah Haqq (29) weds New Orleans Saints defensive end Bobby McCray (29) at Vibiana in downtown Los Angeles
  • 2016 Actress and model Tatyana Ali (37) weds Vaughn Rasberry in Beverly Hills, California

Divorces in Film & TV

Ringo Starr

1975 Beatle member Ringo Starr & Maureen Cox Starkey divorce, after 10 years of marriage