Famous Weddings & Divorces on May 20

Famous Weddings

  • 491 New Byzantine Emperor Anastasius I Dicorus marries Ariadne, widow of previous Emperor Zeno and daughter of Leo I

Frederick North

1756 Prime Minister of Great Britain Frederick North (24) weds heiress Anne Speke

Pete Townshend

1968 "The Who" guitarist and songwriter Pete Townshend (23) weds Karen Astley in England

Lee Hsien Loong

1978 Soldier and later politician Lee Hsien Loong marries first wife doctor Wong Ming Yang

Holly Hunter & Janusz Kamiński

1995 "Broadcast News" actress Holly Hunter (37) weds cinematographer Janusz Kamiński (35)

  • 1995 "Eagles" singer Don Henley (47) weds model Sharon Summerall (33) in Malibu
  • 2000 "Benny and Joon" actress Mary Stuart Masterson (33) weds film director Damon Santostefano

Scott Weiland

2000 "Stone Temple Pilots" front man Scott Weiland (32) weds model Mary Forsberg (25)

  • 2006 "Dog the Bounty Hunter" TV personality Duane Dog Chapman (53) weds Beth Smith at the Hilton Waikoloa Village in Hawaii
  • 2006 Comedian-actress Mo'Nique (38) weds actor Sidney Hicks in an idyllic island ceremony
  • 2006 Race car driver Jacques Villeneuve (35) weds Johanna Martinez at a civil ceremony in Switzerland
  • 2011 Actor Doug Hutchison (51) weds country singer Courtney Stodden (16) in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 2017 Pippa Middleton (33), sister of the Duchess of Cambridge marries James Matthews (41) in Englefield, Berkshire