21 Celebrity Marriages So Short You May Not Even Know About Them
13. R. Kelly and Aaliyah
In 1994, young singer Aaliyah got in major hot water with both her parents and her record label when she snuck out and got married to R. Kelly illegally. The reason it was illegal was because she was only 15 at the time, and lied about her age to the officiant. Groom R. Kelly was 31 at the time. The marriage was annulled six months later by her parents. In 1997, she filed a suit to expunge all court records of her marriage, claiming she was too young to have consented.
14. Chad ‘Ochocinco’ Johnson and Evelyn Lozada
Pro football player Chad ‘Ochocinco’ Johnson was so excited to marry his sweetheart Evelyn Lozada that he live-tweeted his entire wedding day. The happy couple was schedule to appear in a reality TV series centered around their wedding called Ev & Ocho, but before it could air, the couple divorced. Rumors were flying that Ocho had been unfaithful, and when Evelyn confronted him about it, he physically assaulted her. He was charged with misdemeanor domestic battery.
15. Eddie Murphy and Tracey Edmonds
Comedian and actor Eddie Murphy was briefly married to Hollywood producer Tracey Edmonds in 2008. Their marriage, which they celebrated with a non-legally-binding ceremony among friends in French Polynesia, dissolved after only 2 weeks. Apparently, friends and family staying on the resort with them could hear loud arguments throughout their honeymoon, and Murphy spent more time smoking outside with his friends than spending time with his new wife.