Musicians Married and Divorced on October 2

Weddings in Music


1970 Scottish singer Donovan (24) weds Linda Lawrence at Windsor Registry Office

Rob Thomas

1999 "Matchbox Twenty" lead singer Rob Thomas (27) weds model Marisol Maldonado in Santa Ynez, California

Billy Joel

2004 "Piano Man" singer-songwriter Billy Joel (55) weds American television food critic and chef Katie Lee (23) at 15-acre waterfront estate in Centre Island, New York; divorce 2009

  • 2005 Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko's daughter Evhenya Tymoshenko weds "Death Valley Screamers" musician Sean Carr at 11th century Vydubychi Monastery in Kyiv, Ukraine

Divorces in Music

Louis Armstrong

1942 Jazz musician Louis Armstrong (41) divorces Alpha Smith after 4 years of marriage