How many of us wish to spend just a minute with the person we are a fan of? Even a glimpse of them can make our day. Though we might not be as lucky, there are few people on whom Lady Luck smiled.
Here is a list of superstars who decided to tie the knot with their fans.
1. Elvis Presley and Priscilla Wagner
Priscilla Wager was a huge fan of Presley since she was a child. She married Elvis, the moment she turned 21. The couple married in 1967.
Priscilla Wagner was just 14 when she asked her family friend to introduce her to Elvis Presley. Despite being years younger than him, she left a lasting impression on him. But they separated 12 years after they married
2. Rajesh Khanna and Dimple Kapadia
Dimple was a huge fan of Khanna and she finally married him in the year 1973.
She frequently met him in various parties thrown in honour of his films’ success.
And when Khanna proposed for marriage, she could not say no. When they got married, she was just 15 years old. The couple separated 9 years later.
3. Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu
Saira Banu herself confesses that she was all in love with Dilip Kumar right from the age of 12. They got married in the year 1966.
Dilip Kumar’s marriage with Saira Banu has been a kind of fairytale. The couple has been together for more than 40 years now. Dilip Kumar has also confessed that he cannot live a day without her.
4. Jeetendra and Shobha
Shobha was just another fan of the superstar, who was working as an air hostess in British Airways when Jeetendra decided to spend his whole life with her.
The yesteryears famous star Jeetendra fascinated everyone with his fabulous and lively dance movements. But it was Shobha whose dream came true when she married him in 1974.
5. John Travolta and Kelly Preston
She confessed that she wanted to marry the star after watching him in Grease, and thirteen years later, her dream came true.
Kelly Preston was a huge John Travolta fan before she married him in 1991. They met while filming a movie together.
6. Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes
Katie Holmes used to be one of the actor’s biggest fans. She married him in 2006.
She rose to fame with Dawson’s Creek. Cruise married his ardent fan but soon they got divorced. They also have a daughter together.
7. Julia Roberts and Danny Moder
Hollywood actress Julia Roberts married her fan Danny Moder in 2002.
They met during the making of Roberts’ film ‘The Mexican’ in 2000. And then what happened with Moder, is something we all dream of.
8. Nicholas Cage and Alice Kim
National Treasure star Nicolas Cage married his fan Alice Kim, who worked at a restaurant.
Nicholas Cage is undoubtedly one of the biggest names in the industry. Out of millions of fans, it was Alice Kim who finally got lucky. Cage married her in 2004.
9. Conan O’Brien and Liza Powel
She was in the audience when Conan’s eyes fell on her. The couple married in 2002.
How many times does it happens that you go as an audience and the performer falls in love with you? Well, it is exactly something that happened with Liza Powell. Host Conan O’Brien confessed that he fell for his now-wife Liza Powel when he saw her in the audience during a taping of his own talk show.
10. Matt Damon and Luciana Bozan
Hollywood actor Matt Damon started dating his fan Luciana Bozan, who helped him escape a group of autograph-chasers in Miami.
The story of Matt Damon and Luciana Bozan is something that would melt your hearts. Bozan was a huge fan of the actor before they got married in 2005 and have been together ever since.
11. Steve Harvey and Marjorie Bridges
She came to see the comedian’s stand-up routine at a comedy club.
Harvey meet her after the show and got later married her in 2007.
12. Kelsey Grammer and Kayte Wash
Grammer met Kayte Wash, flight attendant and huge Frasier fan in 2010.
Kelsey Grammer’s fourth wife also happened to be one of his fans. She was fan of both the actor and his works.
13. Patrick Dempsey and Jillian Fink
Patrick Dempsey married one of his ardent fan and hairstylist Jillian Fink.
The TV star Dempsey met her for the first time when he made an appointment to have his hair cut in her salon. The couple married in 1999 and for the record, she is still his hair stylist.
14. Jessica Alba and Cash Warren
Cash Warren was a great fan of the Alba and was even once caught in a fanboy moment, staring at her from a distance.
Dark Angels’ Jessica Alba is happily married to Cash Warren. They met in 2004 during the filming of Fantastic Four and later got married.
15. Billie Joe Armstrong and Adrienne Nesser.
He met her at a Minneapolis concert in 1990. The two have remained together for 25 years.
Nobody was cooler than Greenday back in the early 90’s, but it was a fan called Adrienne Nesser with whom the Greenday man finally decided to spend his life.
Well, we wish we were as lucky as them. And somehow these stories also makes you believe that Notting Hill does happen in real life too.