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Bethany Hamilton and Adam Dirks

Bethany Hamilton and Adam Dirks: The 23-year-old pro surfer, who famously lost her arm in a 2003 shark attack (the subject of the 2011 movie, "Soul Surfer"), tied the knot with the youth minister, also 23, in a Christian ceremony in Kauai, Hawaii, on August 17. The day of her nuptials, she calmed her nerves by – you guessed it! – surfing, but when she walked down the aisle and looked into her groom's eyes, "I almost started crying," she told People magazine.

Celebrity Weddings 2013

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From Keira Knightley to Avril Lavigne and a whole bunch of reality stars in between, check out the many stars who tied the knot this year.

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