Famous Weddings & Divorces on May 21

Famous Weddings

Jane Grey

1553 Lady Jane Grey (15), later English queen for 9 days, marries Lord Guildford Dudley (18)

  • 1825 Prince Willem FK marries Louise AWA of Prussia

Burgess Meredith

1944 American actor Burgess Meredith (36) weds American actress Paulette Goddard (33) at film studio executive David O. Selznick's Beverly Hills home - third time for each; divorce in 1949

Humphrey Bogart & Lauren Bacall

1945 American actor Humphrey Bogart (44) weds (his fourth time) American actress Lauren Bacall (20) at Malabar Farm, Lucas, Ohio; until his death in 1957

Akira Kurosawa

1945 Japanese film director Akira Kurosawa (35) weds Japanese actress Yōko Yaguchi (23), until her death in 1985

David Lean

1949 British film director David Lean (41) weds British actress and producer Ann Todd (40) in London, England- third time for each; divorce in 1957

  • 1988 American actress Jane Powell weds American "Our Gang" actor and publicist Dickie Moore

Roone Arledge

1994 ABC Sports President Roone Arledge (62) weds third wife Gigi Shaw

  • 1994 American actor and Burger King spokesman Dan Cortese (26) weds Dee Dee Hemby (26); divorce in 2012

Trisha Yearwood

1994 American country singer Trisha Yearwood (29) weds American roots-rock bassist Robert Reynolds (32); divorce in 1999

Cindy Crawford

1998 Supermodel Cindy Crawford (32) weds restaurateur Rande Gerber (36) on Paradise Island in the Bahamas

Deion Sanders

1999 NFL legend Deion Sanders (31) weds model Pilar Biggers in Paradise Island, Bahamas

  • 2005 "Second Time Around" actor Boris Kodjoe (32) weds "Soul Food" actress Nicole Ari Parker (34) in Gundelfingen, Germany
  • 2009 Prince Hubertus Michael von Sachsen-Coburg (33) weds investment banker Kelly Jeanne Rondestvedt on a civil ceremony in Coburg, Germany
  • 2011 TV actress Sara Rue (33) weds Kevin Price (35) at Bel Air Bay Club in Pacific Palisades, California

Eva Longoria

2016 Actress Eva Longoria (41) weds Televisa media executive Jose Antonio Baston in Valle de Bravo, Mexico

Famous Divorces

  • 2010 American rapper and actor Nas (37) divorces American R&B singer Kelis (31) after 5 years of marriage