On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces on March 21

Famous Weddings

  • 1891 A Hatfield marries a McCoy, ends long feud in West Virginia it started with an accusation of pig-stealing & lasted 20 years

Hattie McDaniel

1941 American Actress Hattie McDaniel (45) weds real estate salesman James Lloyd Crawford; divorced 1945

Humphrey Bogart

1945 Actor Humphrey Bogart (44) marries actress Lauren Bacall (20)

Rex Harrison

1962 Academy award-winning British actor Rex Harrison (54) weds actress and third wife Rachel Roberts (34) in Genoa, Italy

Barbra Streisand

1963 Singer and actress Barbra Streisand (20) marries actor Elliott Gould (24)

  • 2002 King Mohammed VI of Morocco (38) weds information services engineer Salma Bennani (23) in Rabat, Morocco

Bruce Willis

2009 Star of Die Hard film Bruce Willis (52) weds model and actress Emma Heming (29) in Turks and Caicos Islands

  • 2009 British songbird who soared to the top of the charts with her hit "Unwritten" Natasha Bedingfield (27) weds California businessman Matthew Robinson at Church Estate Vineyard's in Malibu, California

Kim Rhode

2009 Olympic gold medalist Kim Rhode (29) weds technician Michael Harryman in El Monte, California

Andrea Bocelli

2014 Tenor Andrea Bocelli marries 2nd wife manager Veronica Berti

  • 2015 Country music singer Jason Aldean (38) weds former American Idol contestant Brittany Kerr (27) in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

Randy Travis

2015 Country music star Randy Travis (55) weds longtime girlfriend Mary Davis in Texas


Famous Divorces

The Most Expensive Divorce in History

1152 In one of the most expensive divorces in history, French King Louis VII is granted an annulment from Eleanor of Aquitaine on the grounds of consanguinity (being from the same kinship as another person)

Tammy Wynette

1975 American country singer Tammy Wynette (33) divorces American country singer-songwriter George Jones (43), after 6 years of marriage

Robin Williams

2008 Second wife Marsha Garces divorces comedian Robin Williams (56) after nearly 19 years of marriage due to irreconcilable differences