Famous Couples in History

We decided to round February out with a look at Famous Couples in History.  Each of us knows a couple who has an amazing love story.  Perhaps they have been together for a very long time; perhaps they overcame adversity to make their lives together.  Whatever the story, couples who have a long history of being together inspire all of us.

History is full of real couples who have inspired us.  Let’s take a look at a few famous couples:


Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton:  this famous couple said “I do” twice.


Paul Newman and Joann Woodward: this famous Hollywood couple maintained their private relationship despite the glare of fame.


Nancy and Ronald Reagan: None of us can forget row boat gift between these two.


John and Jackie Kennedy:  This couple was probably the first to live under modern media pressure in the White House.


Dana and Christopher Reeves: Despite his serious injury, their relationship never failed.

These are just a few of the famous couples we have all followed thru history.  Who are the couples in your life?  Grandparents who have been married for 50+ years?  Close friends who have maintained their relationship despite hardships?  Take time to ask the special couples in your life how they did it.  It just might give you some insight to maintain your own special relationship.


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