On This Day

Sports Stars Married and Divorced in 1980

Weddings in Sport

Samuel L. Jackson

Jan 14 Actor Samuel L. Jackson (31) weds sports channel producer LaTanya Richardson (30)

Björn Borg

Jul 24 Tennis star Björn Borg (24) weds tennis player Mariana Simionescu (23) in Bucharest, Romania


Divorces in Sport

Pete Rose

Jul 31 Karolyn Englehardt divorces baseball manager Pete Rose (39) after 16 years of marriage