Why Famous: Rose to fame with the breakout role as Elle Woods in the box-office hit "Legally Blonde". She received worldwide praise and an Academy Award for her role in "Walk the Line".
- 1999-06-05 Actress Reese Witherspoon (23) weds actor Ryan Phillippe (24) at the Old Wide Awake Plantation along the Sono River in Charleston, South Carolina
- 2007-10-05 Actress Reese Witherspoon (30) divorces actor Ryan Phillippe (32) due to irreconcilable differences after 7 years of marriage
- 2011-03-26 Oscar winning actress Reese Witherspoon (36) weds talent agent Jim Toth (34) at Libbey Ranch in Ojai, California
- 2006-03-05 78th Academy Awards: "Crash", Philip Seymour Hoffman & Reese Witherspoon win
- 2008-01-08 34th People's Choice Awards: Johnny Depp & Reese Witherspoon win (Movie Star) and Patrick Dempsey & Katherine Heigl win (TV)
- 2009-01-07 35th People's Choice Awards: Will Smith & Reese Witherspoon win (Movie Star) and Hugh Laurie & Christina Applegate win (TV)