On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces on June 11

Famous Weddings

Wedding of Interest

1509 King Henry VIII (17) of England marries first wife Catherine of Aragon (23), widow of his brother Arthur

Pete Rozelle

1949 NFL Commissioner Pete Rozelle (23) weds artist Jane Coupe

Hattie McDaniel

1949 American Actress Hattie McDaniel (54) weds interior decorator Larry Williams in Yuma, Arizona; divorced 1950

Wedding of Interest

2002 Musician Paul McCartney (59) weds former model and anti-landmines campaigner Heather Mills (34) at Castle Leslie in County Monaghan, Ireland; divorce in 2008

  • 2005 "Clueless" actress Alicia Silverstone (28) weds musician Christopher Jarecki in Lake Tahoe, California; divorce in 2018

Steve Nash

2005 NBA player Steve Nash (31) weds Alejandra Amarilla

Lily Allen

2011 Recording artist Lily Allen (26) weds Sam Cooper (32) at St. James The Great church in Gloucestershire, England

Famous Divorces

Agnes Moorehead

1952 Actress Agnes Moorehead (51) divorces actor Jack G. Lee (50) after 22 years of marriage