On This Day

Musicians Married and Divorced in 1993

Weddings in Music

  • Apr 17 "The Bangles" lead singer Susanna Hoffs (34) weds "Austin Powers" director Jay Roach (35)
  • Apr 21 Rolling Stone's bassist Bill Wyman (56) weds American actress Suzanne Accosta on French Riveria

Mariah Carey

Jun 5 American pop singer Mariah Carey (24) weds Sony Music CEO Tommy Mottola (43), at St. Patrick's cathedral in New York City; divorced 1998

Julia Roberts

Jun 27 American actress Julia Roberts (25) weds American singer-songwriter Lyle Lovett (36) at St. James Lutheran Church in Marion, Indiana; divorce in 1995

Roger Waters

Jul 28 Pink Floyd musician Roger Waters (49) weds (his third time) Priscilla Phillips; divorce in 2001

  • Aug 21 British-American lyricist Bernie Taupin (43) weds Strephanie Haymes; divorce in 1998

Merle Haggard

Sep 11 Country singer Merle Haggard (56) weds fifth, and final, wife Theresa Ann Lane at his ranch near Redding, California

  • Sep 16 Singer Karen Akers (48) weds businessman Kevin Powers (41)

Billy Ray Cyrus

Dec 28 Country singer Billy Ray Cyrus (32) weds Leticia "Tish" Finley (26)

  • Dec 30 Singer Deni Hines (22) weds INXS guitarist Kirk Pengilly (35)