Famous Weddings & Divorces on November 18

Famous Weddings

Charles Grey

1794 2nd Earl Grey Charles Grey (30) weds only daughter of 1st Baron Ponsonby Mary Elizabeth Ponsonby

Colonel Sanders

1948 KFC founder Colonel Sanders (58) weds his long-time employee Claudia Price

Bill Haley

1952 "Rock Around The Clock" rock 'n' roll pioneer Bill Haley (27) weds second wife Barbara Cupchak

Barry White

1962 Singer Barry White (18) weds childhood sweetheart Betty Smith

Hank Greenberg

1966 MLB baseball player Hank Greenberg (55) weds actress Mary Jo Tarola

Jack Kerouac

1966 Writer Jack Kerouac (44) weds Stella Sampas

  • 1995 Prince Joachim of Denmark (26) weds first wife Alexandra Christina Manley (31) at the Frederiksborg Palace Church in Denmark
  • 2000 "Queen" guitarist Brian May (53) weds "EastEnders" actress Anita Dobson (51) in a civil ceremony at Richmond Register Office

Catherine Zeta-Jones & Michael Douglas

2000 Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones (31) weds actor/producer Michael Douglas (56) at the Plaza Hotel in New York City

Tom Cruise & Katie Holmes

2006 American film actor and producer Tom Cruise (44) weds actress Katie Holmes (27) at Odescalchi Castle, Bracciano, Italy

Glenn McGrath

2010 Cricketer Glenn McGrath (40) weds interior designer Sara Leonardi in Cronulla, New South Wales, Australia

Mandy Moore

2018 Actress and singer Mandy Moore (34) weds singer-songwriter and Dawes frontman Taylor Goldsmith (33) in Los Angeles, California

Famous Divorces

Janet Jackson

1985 American actress-singer Janet Jackson (19) and R&B singer James DeBarge (22) marriage annulled after less than a year