Famous Weddings & Divorces on October 7

Famous Weddings

Philip IV

1649 Philip IV, King of Spain (44) marries his niece Mariana of Austria (14) in Navalcarnero, Spain

  • 1776 Crown Prince Paul of Russia marries Sophie Marie Dorothea of Württemberg.

Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy & Joseph P. Kennedy

1914 Businessman Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr. (26) weds John F. Fitzgerald's daughter, Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy (24)

Phyllis Diller

1965 Actress and comedian Phyllis Diller (48) weds actor Warde Donovan

Merle Haggard

1978 American country singer-songwriter Merle Haggard (41) weds his backup singer Leona Williams (35); divorce in 1983

Larry King

1989 American radio and television talk show host Larry King (55) weds (for the 6th time) American businesswoman Julie Alexander; divorced in 1992

  • 1995 "Cheers" actor Ted Danson (47) weds Academy Award-winning actress Mary Steenbergen (42)

Bob Iger

1995 Walt Disney CEO Bob Iger (44) weds journalist Willow Bay (31) in Bridgehampton, New York

Tim Allen

2006 Comedian-actor Tim Allen (53) weds actress Jane Hajduk (39) at an outdoor ceremony in Grand Lake, Colorado

  • 2012 Media personality Jack Osbourne (26) weds Lisa Stelly on the Big Island of Hawaii

Larry David

2020 Comedian Larry David marries Ashley Underwood in California

Famous Divorces

Mike Tyson & Robin Givens

1988 Robin Givens files for divorce after 8-month marriage to Mike Tyson

  • 2004 Actress Andie MacDowell (46) divorces businessman Rhett Hartzog (45) after nearly three years of marriage