Famous Weddings & Divorces in 1991

Famous Weddings

Andrew Lloyd Webber

Feb 9 Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber (42) weds (his 3rd) equestrian Madeleine Gurdon (28) in Westminster, London

Meg Ryan

Feb 14 Actress Meg Ryan (29) weds actor Dennis Quaid (37)

George Brett

Feb 15 Baseball superstar George Brett (37) weds Leslie Davenport in Manhattan Beach, California

Bill Bixby

Feb 22 American actor Bill Bixby (57) weds Laura Michael (32)

Steve Jobs

Mar 18 Apple computer head Steve Jobs (36) weds American businesswoman Laurene Powell (27) in a Buddhist ceremony at the Ahwahnee Hotel in Yosemite National Park, California

  • Apr 20 Soviet Russian figure skater Ekaterina Gordeeva (19) weds Soviet Russian figure skater Sergei Grinkov (24), in a state sanctioned ceremony

Wedding of Interest

Apr 21 Olympic gold winning decathlete Bruce Jenner (now Caitlyn Jenner) weds Kris Kardashian in Bel Air, Los Angeles

  • Apr 28 Soviet Russian figure skater Ekaterina Gordeeva (19) weds Soviet Russian figure skater Sergei Grinkov (24), in a Russian Orthodox Church religious ceremony

Andy Williams

May 3 American singer Andy Williams weds 2nd wife Debbie Hass

  • May 4 Actress Sharon Gless and producer Barney Rosenzeig marry
  • May 31 Oldest bride - Minnie Munro, 102, weds Dudley Reid, 83, in Australia
  • Jun 7 American pop singer Jimmy Osmond (28) weds Michelle Larson

Bruce Springsteen

Jun 9 American rock star Bruce Springsteen (41) weds his backup singer-songwriter Patti Scialfa (34), at their Los Angeles home

  • Jun 21 Eleanor Mondale marries Greg "Thunder" Malban (Minn DJ)

Mary Travers

Jul 6 American folk singer Mary Travers (54) weds restaurateur Ethan Robbins

  • Jul 8 "Sanford and Son" actor-comedian Redd Foxx (68) weds Ka Ho Cho at The Little Church of the West in Las Vegas
  • Jul 20 Kirk Cameron marries Growing Pains co-star Chelsea Noble in upstate NY
  • Jul 27 American rocker Jani Lane (27), (Warrant - "Cherry Pie") marries American model Bobbie Brown (23); (divorced 1993)

Tucker Carlson

Aug 10 Political commentator Tucker Carlson marries Susan Andrews at St. George's School, Rhode Island

Jackie Mason

Aug 14 Comedian Jackie Mason marries his manager Jyll Rosenfeld (37)

  • Aug 31 American "Jan & Dean" surf-pop vocalist Jan Berry (50) weds Gertie Filip on stage at the Stardust Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada; Dean Torrence serves as best man

John Travolta

Sep 5 American actor John Travolta (37) weds American actress Kelly Preston (28) at the Hotel de Crillon in Paris, France

  • Sep 7 American actor Harry Hamlin weds actress Nicollette Sheridan
  • Sep 12 American actor John Travolta (37) weds American actress Kelly Preston (28) (again) in Daytona Beach, Florida

Magic Johnson

Sep 15 NBA star Magic Johnson marries Earletha "Cookie" Kelly

Willie Nelson

Sep 16 American country singer-songwriter Willie Nelson (58) weds Annie D'Angelo in Nashville, Tennessee

David Mamet

Sep 22 American Jewish playwright and screenwriter David Mamet marries 2nd wife, English actress Rebecca Pidgeon

Kate Jackson

Sep 29 Actress Kate Jackson (42) weds ski-lodge entrepreneur Tom Hart in Brentwood

  • Oct 5 Actor Ted Shackelford (Knots Landing) weds Annett Wolf

Elizabeth Taylor

Oct 6 Actress Elizabeth Taylor (59) weds for 8th time to construction worker Larry Fortensky (39)

Michael Moore

Oct 19 Filmmaker Michael Moore (37) weds movie producer Kathleen Glynn (32)

Clint Black

Oct 20 American actress Lisa Hartman (35) weds American country singer Clint Black (29)

  • Oct 27 "Thompson Twins" singer Tom Bailey weds Alannah Currie at Graceland Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Oct 30 American country singer Clint Black (34) weds American actress Lisa Hartman (29) in Katy, Texas,

Milton Berle

Nov 26 Entertainer Milton Berle (83) marries for the fourth time Lorna Adams

Wedding of Interest

Dec 12 Actor Richard Gere (42) weds supermodel Cindy Crawford (25) in Las Vegas

David Robinson

Dec 16 NBA center David Robinson (26) weds Valerie Hoggatt at a Baptist church ceremony in San Antonio, Texas

Wedding of Interest

Dec 21 Actress Jane Fonda (55) weds CNN founder Ted Turner at the groom's home in north Florida


Famous Divorces

  • Apr 25 American fashion designer Mary McFadden (52) announces divorce from Kohie Yohannan (23)

Martin Scorsese

Oct 5 Director Martin Scorsese (48) divorces producer Barbara De Fina (41) after 6 years of marriage