Famous Weddings & Divorces on October 5

Famous Weddings

Henry IV of France

1600 Marriage by proxy of Marie de' Medici and Henry IV of France

  • 1937 Two-time Oscar winner actor Anthony Quinn (22) weds actress Katherine de Mille (26)

Janet Leigh

1945 American actress Janet Leigh (18) weds American sailor Stanley Reames at Morris Chapel in Stockton, California; divorce in 1949

Charles Bronson

1968 "The Dirty Dozen" actor Charles Bronson (46) weds Jill Ireland

Lorne Michaels

1971 Television producer Lorne Michaels (26) weds comedy writer Rosie Shuster (21)

  • 1981 "The Hollywood Knights" actress Michelle Pfeiffer (23) weds American actor Peter Horton (28) in Santa Monica, California; divorce in 1988
  • 1991 Actor Ted Shackelford (Knots Landing) weds Annett Wolf
  • 2001 "The Golden Boy" professional boxer Oscar De La Hoya (28) weds Puerto Rican pop singer Millie Corretjer (27) in a secret ceremony held at "El Invernino" in San Juan

Ralf Schumacher

2001 F1 racing driver Ralf Schumacher (26) weds former model Cora Brinkmann at the church of Maria Plain in Salzburg, Austria

  • 2002 "Angel" actress Charisma Carpenter (32) weds Damian Hardy

Tiger Woods

2004 Professional golfer Tiger Woods (28) weds former Swedish model Elin Nordegren (24) at Sandy Lane Resort in St. James, Barbados

  • 2008 American Idol season 6 fourth finalist LaKisha Jones (28) weds financial adviser Larry Davis at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California
  • 2013 Skateboarder and actor Bam Margera (34) weds Nicole Boyd in Reykjavík, Iceland

Abby Wambach

2013 Soccer player Abby Wambach (33) weds longtime partner Sarah Huffman (29) in Hawaii

Famous Divorces

Martin Scorsese

1991 Director Martin Scorsese (48) divorces producer Barbara De Fina (41) after 6 years of marriage

Reese Witherspoon

2007 Actress Reese Witherspoon (30) divorces actor Ryan Phillippe (32) due to irreconcilable differences after 7 years of marriage