Famous Weddings & Divorces on May 16

Famous Weddings

Marie Antoinette & Louis XVI

1770 Marie Antoinette (14) marries future King Louis XVI (15) of France

Edgar Allan Poe

1836 American writer Edgar Allan Poe (26) marries his 13-year-old cousin Virginia Clemm

  • 1981 Pretenders' Martin Chambers weds Tracy Atkinson
  • 1986 "King Crimson" founder and guitarist Robert Fripp (40) weds British actress and rock singer Toyah Wilcox (27) at Church of St. Mary, St. Cuthurga and All Saints in Witchampton, England
  • 1987 American singer David Crosby (45) weds Jan Dance (35) at Hollywood Church of Religious Science in Los Angeles, California

Moises Alou

1989 MLB player Mois├ęs Alou (22) weds Austria Melo

Imran Khan

1995 Cricketer Imran Khan (43) marries socialite Jemima Goldsmith (21) in Paris (divorced 2004)

  • 2006 "Korn" bassist Fieldy (36) weds Deena Beber at the St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point, California
  • 2009 Actress Jennifer Freeman (23) weds NBA guard Earl Watson (29) in Beverly Hills, California
  • 2010 British comedian David Walliams (38) weds supermodel Lara Stone (26) at Claridge's Hotel in London
  • 2014 Supermodel and socialite Poppy Delevingne (28) weds James Cook in London
  • 2015 Glee singer/actress Heather Morris (28) weds high school sweetheart Taylor Hubbell at Old Canyon Ranch in Topanga, California

Famous Divorces

  • 2008 "24" actor Kiefer Sutherland (37) divorces former model Elizabeth Kelly Winn (42) due to irreconcilable differences after nearly 8 years of marriage