On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in Sport in 1987

Weddings in Sport


LoveWedding of Interest

Jan 3 Tennis player champ Mats Wilander (22) weds model Sonya Mulholland in South Africa

Tennis Player and Seven-Time Major Champion Mats Wilander
Tennis Player and Seven-Time Major Champion
Mats Wilander
  • Jan 9 Sir Rudolph Bing (of NY Met Opera) marries Lady Carroll Douglass

LoveWedding of Interest

Sep 8 NFL Wide Receiver Jerry Rice (24) weds girlfriend Jackie Mitchell

NFL Legend Jerry Rice
NFL Legend
Jerry Rice

LoveWedding of Interest

Oct 10 Paralympian Rick Hansen (30) weds physiotherapist Amanda Reid

Track and Field Athlete and Paralympian Rick Hansen
Track and Field Athlete and Paralympian
Rick Hansen

LoveWedding of Interest

Nov 13 MLB baseball player Cal Ripken Jr (27) weds Kelly Geer at Towson United Methodist Church in Maryland

MLB Legend Cal Ripken Jr
MLB Legend
Cal Ripken Jr

LoveWedding of Interest

Dec 19 Retired baseball catcher Johnny Bench (40) weds Laura Cwikowski

MLB Catcher Johnny Bench
MLB Catcher
Johnny Bench

Divorces in Sport


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Jan 29 Lisa files for separation from husband NY Met Darryl Strawberry

Baseball Player Darryl Strawberry
Baseball Player
Darryl Strawberry