On This Day

Sports Stars Married and Divorced in 1985

Weddings in Sport

Reggie White

Jan 5 NFL football player Reggie White (23) weds Sara Copeland

Dan Marino

Jan 30 NFL Quarterback Dan Marino (23) weds Claire Veazey at St. Regis Roman Catholic Church in Pennsylvania

O.J. Simpson

Feb 2 NFL running back, broadcaster, actor and felon O.J. Simpson marries second wife Nicole Brown (murdered 1994)

Joe Montana

Feb 24 NFL quarterback Joe Montana (28) weds actress and model Jennifer Wallace

George Foreman

Mar 25 Professional boxer George Foreman (35) weds Mary Martelly

Isiah Thomas

Jul 19 NBA player Isiah Thomas (24) weds Lynn Kendall in Chicago

George Gervin

Oct 9 NBA guard George Gervin (33) weds Joyce King in Bexar County, Texas

  • Dec 14 "The Cosby Show" actress Phylicia Rashad (37) weds former NFL wide receiver and sportscaster Ahmad Rashad (36)

Divorces in Sport

George Foreman

Feb 4 Professional boxer George Foreman (35) divorces Andrea Skeete after almost 3 years of marriage