Why Famous: Best known for her roles as Monica Geller on the NBC sitcom "Friends" Cox became a household name in the 1990s.
She later also starred as Gale Weathers in the horror series "Scream", and as Jules Cobb in the ABC/TBS sitcom "Cougar Town", for which she earned her first Golden Globe nomination.
- 1999-06-12 Actor and film director David Arquette (27) weds "Friends" actress Courteney Cox (34) at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, California
- 2013-05-28 Actress Courteney Cox and actor David Arquette divorce after 13 years of marriage
- 1994-09-22 "Friends" TV sitcom created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman debuts on NBC, starring Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry and David Schwimmer
- 1996-12-20 Horror film classic "Scream", starring Neve Campbell and Courteney Cox, is released
- 2002-09-22 54th Emmy Awards: The West Wing, Friends, Michael Chiklis and Allison Janney win
- 2004-05-06 TV sitcom "Friends" airs season finale in 10th and final season in US (52.5 million viewers)