Musicians Married and Divorced on May 31

Weddings in Music

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

1889 Polish pianist, and politician Ignacy Jan Paderewski (38) weds Polish baroness, social activist, and humanitaran Helena Maria von Rosen (32) in Warsaw, Russian Empire, until hear death in 1934

Adam Yauch

1998 American "Beastie Boys" rapper Adam Yauch (33) weds daughter of prominent Tibetan activists Dechen Wangdu in New York

Melissa Etheridge

2014 American rock singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge (53) weds American TV actress Linda Wallem (53) at San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, California


Divorces in Music

Doris Day

1949 American singer and actress Doris Day (27) divorces American saxophonist George Weidler (23) after 3 years of marriage

Billie Piper

2007 Actress Billie Piper and radio DJ Chris Evans divorce after 6 years of marriage