Musicians Married and Divorced on August 19

Weddings in Music

Edith Piaf

1935 French singer Édith Piaf (19) weds Andrew Johnseppe in Belleville, Paris

  • 1973 American singer and actor Kris Kristofferson (37) weds fellow singer Rita Coolidge (28); divorce in 1980

Tim Rice

1974 British EGOT (Emmy; Grammy; Oscar; and Tony Awards winner) lyricist Tim Rice (29) weds Jane McIntosh

  • 2015 World-famous British pop-opera tenor Russell Watson (48) weds girlfriend Louise Harris in Spain