Famous Weddings & Divorces on May 2

Famous Weddings

  • 1652 Daughter of the Prince of Orange, Albertine Agnes marries William Frederick Prince of Nassau-Dietz
  • 1816 Léopold (Léopold I)of Saxe-Coburg, 1st King of Belgium following independence from the Netherlands marries British Princess Charlotte Augusta

James F. Byrnes

1906 US Secretary of State James F. Byrnes marries Maude Busch

Isadora Duncan

1922 Dancer Isadora Duncan (44) weds Sergei Esenin (26)

Joan Fontaine

1946 "Rebecca" actress Joan Fontaine (28) weds producer and actor William Dozier (38); divorce in 1951

  • 1998 Actor-comedian Jim Belushi (43) weds Jennifer Sloan (30) at their home garden in Brentwood, Los Angeles

Maggie Gyllenhaal

2009 Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal (32) weds film and stage actor Peter Sarsgaard (38) in a small chapel in Brindisi, Italy

Amy Adams

2015 Actress and singer Amy Adams (40) weds American artist Darren Le Gallo (40) at a ranch near Santa Barbara, California

  • 2016 Actor Adam Rodriguez (41) weds longtime love Grace Gail in a romantic ceremony in Tuscany, Italy

Famous Divorces

Donald Trump & Marla Maples

1997 Donald Trump and Marla Maples announce they are separating