On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces on July 31

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

1940 Actress Loretta Young (27) weds advertising executive Tom Lewis at the chapel of St. Paul's Church in Westwood

Actress Loretta Young
Loretta Young

LoveWedding of Interest

1951 Musician Ray Charles (20) weds Eileen Williams in Georgia

Musician Ray Charles
Ray Charles

LoveWedding of Interest

1954 "Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts" guest host Steve Allen (32) weds actress Jayne Meadows (33)

TV Personality, Comedian and Composer Steve Allen
TV Personality, Comedian and Composer
Steve Allen
  • 1964 George Lascelles marries Patricia Tuckwell

LoveWedding of Interest

1976 Singer Natalie Cole marries songwriter Marvin Yancy

Singer and Songwriter Natalie Cole
Singer and Songwriter
Natalie Cole

LoveWedding of Interest

1985 Bee Gees member Robin Gibb (35) weds author and artist Dwina Murphy

Singer-songwriter Robin Gibb
Robin Gibb

LoveWedding of Interest

1999 Actor Patrick Dempsey (33) weds makeup artist Jillian Fink

LoveWedding of Interest

1999 NHL player Phil Esposito (57) weds Bridget Leigh

NHL Star Phil Esposito
NHL Star
Phil Esposito
  • 2004 "Ed" actor Tom Cavanagh (35) weds "Sports Illustrated" photo editor Maureen Grise (33) at a 19th-century, cedar-shingled Roman Catholic church in Nantucket, Massachusetts
  • 2004 Lady Davina Windsor (26) weds surfer and the first Maori to marry into the Royal Family Gary Lewis (33) at the chapel in Kensington Palace in London

LoveWedding of Interest

2010 R&B singer-songwriter Alicia Keys (31) weds Grammy Award-winning rapper Swizz Beatz (33) at a private home on the French island of Corsica

Singer-Songwriter Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys
  • 2010 Daughter of former US President Bill Clinton Chelsea Clinton (30) weds investment banker Marc Mezvinsky (32) at Astor Courts in Rhinebeck, New York
  • 2016 Herjavec Group CEO Robert Herjavec (53) weds former "Dancing with the Stars" Kym Johnson (39) in Los Angeles, California

LoveWedding of Interest

2016 Ballet dancer Misty Copeland (33) weds attorney Olu Evans in Laguna Beach, California

Ballet Dancer Misty Copeland
Ballet Dancer
Misty Copeland

LoveWedding of Interest

2018 Actor David Hasselhoff (66) marries third wife Hayley Roberts (38) in Italy

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1980 Karolyn Englehardt divorces baseball manager Pete Rose (39) after 16 years of marriage

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose