Famous Weddings & Divorces on March 23

Famous Weddings

Joseph Banks

1779 Botanist Joseph Banks (36) weds Dorothea Hugessen

  • 1923 Writer Anaïs Nin (Delta of Venus) marries banker and artist Hugh Parker Guiler in Havana, Cuba

Billy Joel

1985 American 'Piano Man' Billy Joel (34) weds American supermodel Christie Brinkley (31), on a yacht moored alongside the Statue Of Liberty; divorce in 1994

  • 2008 France's former first lady Cecilia Ciganer-Albeniz (50) weds Moroccan-born public relations executive Richard Attias (48) in Manhattan, New York

Julian Assange

2022 WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange (50) marries Stella Moris in prison in Belmarsh prison, London

Famous Divorces

Augustus FitzRoy

1769 Augustus FitzRoy, English Duke of Grafton divorces the Duchess of Grafton, (formerly Hon. Anne Liddell) by an Act of Parliament

Bruce & Kris Jenner

2015 TV personality Kris Jenner and athlete Bruce Jenner divorce after 13 years of marriage