Famous Weddings & Divorces on September 29

Famous Weddings

Samuel Morse

1818 Inventor Samuel Morse (27) weds Lucretia Walker in Concord, New Hampshire

Boss Tweed

1844 New York Politician Boss Tweed (21) weds Mary Jane C. Skaden

Norma Shearer

1926 Canadian-American actress Norma Shearer weds film producer Irving Thalberg

Bing Crosby

1930 Singer and actor Bing Crosby (27) marries actress Dixie Lee (18)

Lou Gehrig

1933 NY Yankees first baseman Lou Gehrig (30) weds Eleanor Twitchell in New Rochelle, New York

  • 1934 Cult horror actor Rondo Hatton weds seamstress Mabel Housh
  • 1949 George Lascelles marries Maria Stein

Joseph McCarthy

1953 US Senator Joseph McCarthy (43) weds researcher Jean Kerr at St. Matthews Cathedral in Washington, D.C.

Isabella Rossellini & Martin Scorsese

1979 Actress Isabella Rossellini (27) weds director Martin Scorsese (36)

  • 1990 Brook Yeaton weds Traci Lords

Kate Jackson

1991 Actress Kate Jackson (42) weds ski-lodge entrepreneur Tom Hart in Brentwood

Jennifer Lopez

2001 American singer-actress Jennifer Lopez (32) weds dancer-choreographer Cris Judd (32) in Calabasas, California; divorce in 2004

  • 2006 Prince Louis of Luxembourg (20) weds Tessy Antony (26) at a parish church in Gilsdorf, Luxembourg
  • 2007 Olympic downhill skier Lindsey Kildow (23) weds former Olympic skier Thomas Vonn (31) at the Silver Lake Lodge in Deer Valley, Utah
  • 2009 American Idol's first runner-up Justin Guarini (30) weds Reina Capodici (27) in Doylestown, Pennsylvania

Patrick Stump

2012 "Fall Out Boy" lead singer Patrick Stump (28) weds longtime girlfriend Elisa Yao in Chicago

  • 2012 "Kings of Leon" bassist Jared Followill (25) weds model Martha Patterson (21) in Charlotte, Tennessee

Stanley Tucci

2012 "The Lovely Bones" actor Stanley Tucci (52) formally weds British literary agent Felicity Blunt at Middle Temple Hall in London

Anne Hathaway

2012 Academy Award-winning actress Anne Hathaway (29) weds actor-turned-jewelry designer Adam Shulman (31) in Big Sur, California

Holly Valance

2012 Actress Holly Valance (29) weds property developer Nick Candy (39) in Beverly Hills, California

  • 2013 Actor and musician Jackson Rathbone (28) weds burlesque dancer Sheila Hafsadi in Malibu, California

Gwyneth Paltrow

2018 Actress Gwyneth Paltrow marries TV producer Brad Falchuk in the Hamptons

  • 2018 American "The Hardy Boys" actor Parker Stevenson (66) weds American celebrity chef Lisa Schoen (33) at Demetria Vineyards in Los Olivos, California

Famous Divorces

Olivia Wilde

2011 "House M.D." actress Olivia Wilde (26) divorces Italian prince Tao Ruspoli (35) due to irreconcilable differences after 8 years of marriage