Famous Weddings & Divorces on September 19

Famous Weddings

Shirley Temple

1945 Actress Shirley Temple (17) weds actor John Agar (24) in an Episcopal ceremony at Wilshire Methodist Church

Rod Steiger

1959 Academy award-winning actor Rod Steiger (34) weds stage and film actress Claire Bloom (28) in Los Angeles, California

Peter Benchley

1964 Author Peter Benchley (24) weds Winifred B. Wesson

  • 1998 American "Full House" actor John Stamos (35) weds American supermodel Rebecca Romijn (25) at The Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, California

Jet Li

1999 Chinese martial artist Jet Li (36) weds actress Nina Li Chi (37) in Los Angeles

  • 2008 NBC's The Biggest Loser contestant Matt Hoover (30) weds Suzy Preston (30) at the Grand Lido Negril resort in Jamaica

Zooey Deschanel

2009 "500 Days of Summer" actress Zooey Deschanel (29) weds "Death Cab for Cutie" singer Ben Gibbard (33) in Seattle, Washington

  • 2015 "Girls" TV star Allison Williams (27) weds College Humor co-founder Ricky Van Veen (34) at Brush Creek Ranch in Saratoga, Wyoming

Famous Divorces

Phil Hartman

1972 Actor Phil Hartman (23) divorces Gretchen Lewis after 2 years of marriage

Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

2016 Actress Angelina Jolie (41) files for divorce from fellow actor Brad Pitt (52) citing irreconcilable differences