On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces on February 3

Famous Weddings

  • 1112 Ramon Berenguer III of Barcelona and Douce I of Provence marry, uniting the fortunes of those two states.

Ivan the Terrible

1547 Russian Tsar Ivan IV [Ivan the Terrible] (17) marries Anastasia Romanova (17)

James Weldon Johnson

1910 Author James Weldon Johnson (38) weds civil rights activist Grace Nail Johnson (24) at her family's home

  • 2006 "The Science Guy" Bill Nye (50) weds author/oboist Blair Tindall at Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles

Glenn Close

2006 Academy Award-winning actress Glenn Close (58) weds David Evans Shaw in Maine

  • 2007 Winner of "Strictly Come Dancing and "Eastenders" actress Jill Halfpenny (31) weds actor Craig Conway (32) at St. Andrew's Church in Newcastle
  • 2007 Jackass prankster Bam Margera (27) weds Missy Rothstein (26) in downtown Philadelphia

Johnny Depp

2015 Golden Globe Award actor Johnny Depp (51) weds model Amber Heard (28) at their home in Los Angeles

  • 2018 Actor John Stamos (Full House) weds model Caitlin Mchugh at the Little Brown Church in Studio City, California

Famous Divorces

Angelina Jolie

1999 Actress Angelina Jolie (23) divorces actor Jonny Lee Miller (26) after 3 years of marriage