On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces on December 5

Famous Weddings

Carlo Gambino

1926 Gangster Carlo Gambino (24) weds his first cousin Catherine Castellano

  • 1932 "East of Eden" director Elia Kazan (23) weds playwright Molly Day Thatcher (25)

Dinah Shore

1943 Singer and actress Dinah Shore (27) weds actor George Montgomery (27)

Eddie Albert

1945 Actor Eddie Albert (39) weds actress Margo (28)

Stan Lee

1947 "Spider-Man" creator Stan Lee (24) weds Joan Clayton Boocock

  • 1993 American actor William Sanderson (47) weds Sharon Wix (39)

Wedding of Interest

2003 British 'Coldplay' lead vocalist Chris Martin (35) weds American actress and singer Gwyneth Paltrow (39) at the San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, California; divorce in 2016

  • 2011 American game show host and executive producer Jeff Probst (50) weds actress/model Lisa Ann Russell (40) at a private house in Los Angeles
  • 2014 Actress and model Amber Stevens (28) weds "The Walking Dead" actor Andrew J. West (28) in Los Angeles, California