Musicians Married and Divorced on March 28

Weddings in Music

Felix Mendelssohn

1837 German composer Felix Mendelssohn (27) marries Cécile Jeanrenaud (20)

Nat King Cole

1948 Musician Nat King Cole (29) weds jazz singer Maria Hawkins (25) at Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, New York

Billie Holiday

1957 Jazz musician Billie Holiday (41) weds mob enforcer Louis McKay


Divorces in Music

Julia Roberts

1995 American actress Julia Roberts and American singer-songwriter Lyle Lovett divorce after less than 2 years of marriage