L-O-V-E. That feeling alone can consume your very soul and lift you up to the heavens just by being in your heart and curling all the way down to your toes. It’s a rush, an all-powerful emotion of joy that everyone deserves to experience at least once. However, to remain realistic, love can also end in crushing agony and that’s a feeling all of us know too. Yes, even the biggest Hollywood stars know of love and love lost, even they can’t escape that beautiful, yet terrifying, passion. Which is precisely why we dug deep into the greatest celebrity love stories and have uncovered rare, beautiful wedding photos forever captured commemorating one the happiest days they’ve experienced. Sit back, relax, and let those happy endorphins take hold.
George And Amal Clooney
George is as popular with the ladies off-screen as he is on-screen. However when George met British-Lebanese human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin, his “Playboy” ways went out the door. September 2014, and these lovebirds said: “I Do!”. And as power couples go, they’re expecting twins later this year.
Kanye West And Kim Kardashian
Kimye are one of the most heavily publicized Hollywood couples, and have been since they started in 2012. On Kim’s 33rd birthday, Kanye popped the question and on May 24, 2014 in Florence, Italy, they said “I Do!” This pair have a daughter and son together, North and Saint.
Madonna And Sean Penn
Sorry to say it but this was union I totally forgot even happened! But it did, way back in 1985 on Madonna’s birthday even. Madonna’s third album ‘True Blue’ was dedicated to Penn as well! Aww, right? Welp, in 1989, they sadly divorced.
Celine Dion And René Angélil
In 1980, soon-to-be husband and manager, René Angélil, met the exceptional Celine Dion. It wasn’t until seven years went by that Dion and Angélil even began dating, basically because Dion was 12 and Angélil 38 when they first met. By 1991, they were engaged (yes, Dion was older by then!) and in 1994, they tied the knot. They renewed their wedding vows in Las Vegas in 2000, had a son and twin boys, forever affirming that their love is a fairytale, one of a kind. Tragically in 2016, Angélil passed away from complications of cancer.
Nikki Reed And Ian Somerhalder
I just adore these two as a couple and if someone said #relationshipgoals, I’d point to these two! In 2015, they officially tied the knot and continue to champion as a team toward a ton of charity causes. Via Instagram in May this year, the couple announced they were expecting their first child together!
Kevin Kline And Phoebe Cates
Kevin Kline and Phoebe Cates met back in 1983 and by 1989 were married, despite the fact that there is a 16 year age gap. Although, age is just a number and love is love. The pair have two children together as well, Owen and Greta.
Donald And Melania Trump
As if the current President and First Lady of the United States weren’t going to make it on the list, come on. 1998 was the year this pair met and by 2005, they married. Just a year later and they welcomed their son Barron. Furthermore Melania’s $200,000 dress made by the incredible John Galliano is well, to put it lightly, stunning.
Paul And Linda McCartney
Paul and Linda McCartney met back in 1967 at a Georgie Fame concert and just two years later, they married! The pair have four kids and remained married until Linda’s tragic death from breast cancer in 1998.
Emma Thompson And Kenneth Branagh
While filming the 1987 series Fortunes of War, Emma Thompson met the director and actor Kenneth Branagh. This “Golden Couple”, as dubbed by the media, married in 1989 and lead a rather personal lifestyle, even refusing to interview or photograph together. However by September 1995, the couple confirmed their divorce.
Gwen Stefani And Gavin Rossdale
1995 was the year this diva met guitarist and lead singer Gavin Rossdale. By 2002, they said “I Do!” twice – once in London, then with a second LA wedding two weeks later. Supposedly, the reasoning behind the two weddings was all for Stefani herself, she wanted to wear her John Galliano custom-designed wedding dress a whopping two times! Three kids later and just last year, they announced their divorce.
Humphrey Bogart And Lauren Bacall
The Classic American cinema star Humphrey Bogart met the brilliant Lauren Bacall in 1944 while filming To Have and Have Not. Just a year later and the two married, furthermore, they stayed married until his death in 1957.
Ivanka Trump And Jared Kushner
As far as power couples go, we’ve reached a pretty crucial one. Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner met back in 2005 and by 2009, they married in a gorgeous Jewish ceremony in New York. Currently, these two have three kids.
Jacqueline Bouvier And John F. Kennedy
The most loved couple of their generation, former First Lady Jacqueline Bouvier and the 35th President John F. Kennedy are up next. Their love story originated during a dinner party way back in 1952 and the rest is quite literally history.
Jessica Simpson And Nick Lachey
When Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey got married back in 2002, we all got to watch the newlyweds live out their lives on the reality television show Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica. Just three years later though, and the pair divorced and have long since remarried.
Hilary Duff And Mike Comrie
In 2010, the incredibly talented Hilary Duff married the former professional hockey player Mike Comrie, with whom she has a son, Luca. Sadly the two finalized their divorce just six years later.
John Legend And Chrissy Teigen
Probably the biggest, hottest “It” couple to come out of Hollywood recently. Chrissy Teigen first met John Legend in 2007 when shooting Legend’s music video “Stereo”. By the time 2013 rolled around, they said “I do!” in Como, Italy. April 2016 is when this legendary couple welcomed their daughter, Luna. Oh yeah, be sure to follow them on social media like yesterday, they’re hilarious, loving, and totally relatable.
John Travolta And Kelly Preston
The year was 1991 when John Travolta and Kelly Preston got married and in their many years of marriage, they’ve welcomed three children to the world. Tragically though, their eldest son passed away when he was just 16. Travolta and Preston have also admitted to attending marriage counseling classes; Travolta went so far to say that therapy helped.
Brad Pitt And Jennifer Aniston
It goes without saying, the relationship of Brad Pitt And Jennifer Aniston was pretty high profile. Moreover everyone, absolutely everyone, was convinced they would go down as one of Hollywood’s greatest love success stories. Success being the key word here. For two years, Pitt and Aniston dated and in 2000 they made it official-official. Just five years later and the pair announced their divorce, thus shattering heart’s worldwide.
Kate Middleton And Prince William
Was there ever any doubt that the Duchess and Duke of Cambridge would wind up on our list? Having met at university way back in 2001, everyone loved their story and eagerly waited for the day William popped the question. Their wedding on April 29, 2011 at Westminster Abbey was one of the most watched moments on television ever. Of course, all eyes were easily on Kate’s jaw dropping wedding dress.
Kelly Ripa And Mark Consuelos
Rewind back to 1995, when Kelly Ripa first met Mark Consuelos on the hit television series All My Children. A year later and the two decided to elope! AWW. Currently this couple have three children together and are still #relationshipgoals.
Julia Roberts And Lyle Lovett
Julia Roberts married the country singer Lyle Lovett way back in 1993 at the St. James Lutheran Church in Indiana. Just two years though, the pair divorced.
Ellen DeGeneres And Portia De Rossi
Did someone say #relationshipgoals? Back in 2004, Ellen and Portia had just met and we all sat adoringly by as their love blossomed! In August 2008, at their home in Beverly Hills, the couple tied the knot. Recently in 2010, Portia legally changed her name to Portia Lee James DeGeneres – cue the “AWW” emotions now.
Lady Diana Spencer And Prince Charles
Lady Diana Spencer and Prince Charles were married on July 29, 1981 and their love story was under the microscope well before then. Who could forget Princess Di’s wedding dress, either? As you know, they have two sons, William and Harry. Furthermore as you should also know, Lady Diana Spencer and Prince Charles were divorced just five years later.
Michael Douglas And Catherine Zeta Jones
It’s no secret that Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta Jones share a 25 year age difference but when you’ve been together as long as these love birds have, it doesn’t married. The pair married in 2000 and have two kids together.
Marilyn Monroe And Arthur Miller
In 1956 Marilyn Monroe and Arthur Miller said “I do!” Despite heavy criticism from the media, but then again, who are the media to judge love! In 1961, Monroe was then granted a quick divorce while in Mexico.
Marilyn Monroe And Joe DiMaggio
Note that Arthur Miller was Marilyn Monroe’s second marriage, she was first married to famed baseball legend Joe DiMaggio. Monroe and DiMaggio’s marriage however only lasted a whopping nine months.
Neil Patrick Harris And David Burtka
Ugh, as far as #relationshipgoals go, these two will always make the list! Harris and Burtka began dating in 2004 and changed their relationship status to engaged in 2007. Then by 2010, the best news ever broke – they were expecting twins via a surrogate mother, and boom, Gideon and Harper were welcomed to the world.
Nicole Kidman And Tom Cruise
While filming on the set of Days of Thunder in 1990, Nicole Kidman and Tom Cruise fell in love and got hitched in December of that year! The couple even went on to adopt two children, Isabella and Connor Antony. However in 2001, they divorced.
Will Smith And Jada Pinkett Smith
Jada auditioned for the role of Will’s girlfriend on the series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air back in 1994 and while she didn’t land the role, the two felt sparks. Since 1997, this power couple have been together and have two talented kids.
Ciara And Russell Wilson
Ciara married Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson in 2016 at the gorgeous Peckforton Castle in Cheshire, England. Last October, this couple announced they were expecting!
Samira Wiley And Lauren Morelli
Just this year on March 27, 2017, Lauren Morelli, the writer of the hit series Orange Is the New Black married actress and model, Lauren Morelli, who plays Poussey Washington on the show.
Ashley Tisdale And Christopher French
Ashley Tisdale married singer, song-writer, and producer Christopher French in 2014 after dating for just a year but as far as adorable couples go, they easily make the list!
Tom Cruise And Katie Holmes
TomKat started dating back in 2005 and just a year year, they welcomed their daughter Suri. However, in 2012, after five and a half years, the couple divorced.
Nick Lachey And Vanessa Minnillo
Vanessa Minnillo started dating Nick Lachey shortly after the release of his 2006 music video of “What’s Left of Me”. By 2011 and the couple said “I Do!” and yes, their wedding was filmed and televised by TLC so we can always go watch and watch the love story! Currently, they have three children together.
Carrie Underwood And Mike Fisher
After meeting backstage at one Carrie Underwood’s concerts in 2008, the pair quickly were attracted to one another and started dating not long after. In 2010, Underwood and Fisher married and have a son together.
Kristen Bell And Dax Shepard
Always and forever will Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard be #relationshipgoals. After dating for three years, the couple became engaged in 2010 however, they delayed their wedding until same sex marriage was legalized in California. In 2013, the law passed and Bell asked Shepard via Twitter if he would marry her – yes, he accepted immediately. At the Beverly Hills County Clerk’s Office on October 17, 2013, this adorable couple said “I Do!” and all for $147. Ugh, be still my heart!
Chelsea Clinton And Marc Mezvinsky
Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky started dating in 2005, and became engaged over Thanksgiving weekend in 2009. In 2010, they married in an interfaith ceremony in New York; as she is Methodist and he is Jewish. Currently, they have two kids together.
Barack And Michelle Obama
In June 1989, Barack met Michelle when employed as a summer associate at the Chicago law firm of Sidley Austin. During his three month internship, Michelle joined him at group social functions, but declined all initial requests to become a couple. Later that summer though, they officially began dating and were engaged by 1991. A year later and they tied the knot. Need we say it? The rest is history.
Candace Cameron Bure And Valeri Bure
Candace Cameron Bure married Russian NHL hockey player Valeri Bure back in 1996, hence the poofy but cute wedding dress. Together, they currently have three children.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie
A Hollywood love story that just about everyone knows something about! Bradgelina fell madly in love while filming Mr. and Mrs. Smith, while Brad Pitt was still married to Jennifer Aniston. However after Pitt and Aniston divorced, Bradgelina officially started dating and after seven years, they said “I Do!” The pair have six children, three of whom were adopted internationally. Then in 2016, all our hearts shattered when Bradgelina filed for divorce.