Jordan Delgado’s mother and grandmother have been married to their respective spouses for a combined 100 years. Delgado, 23, on Saturday walked down the aisle in the same wedding dress worn by those two women in hopes it will bring a marriage as successful as each of their own. “It was really special,” said Delgado, whose mother, Lynn Mitterholzer, and grandmother Jean Beckdahl, both saw her marry in their dress.
Heather and Kole Powell thought photos from their May beach-side wedding in California were lost forever after an ocean wave swept away a camera used to take nearly 200 photos. A relative who was taking photos of the couple and family and friends before the wedding put her camera down on the beach when the ceremony started. Just after the Powells were pronounced husband and wife, an ocean wave swept the camera and a purse containing the couple’s cellphones out to sea.
Luke O’Brien, a musician, and his wife, Kathleen O’Brien, made an epic music video during their wedding in the pouring rain. “The timing of it was really crazy,” Luke O’Brien, 30, of Philadelphia told ABC News. The lush green fields and unexpected downpour at their rural Chester County, Pennsylvania, wedding made the perfect backdrop for his original song, “Old Love,” which he wrote for his beloved bride.
Sarah Kabiling and Gilbert Hernandez tied the knot on Sept. 8 with a lavish Fairy Tale wedding at Disneyland. Choosing to have their big day at Disneyland was a no-brainer for the couple, who said they’ve both loved Disney since they were kids.
Kyle James and Ashley Grigsby of North Carolina quit their jobs in 2015 and set off for New York City before heading on a worldwide adventure. "We got really wrapped up in those routines and we needed a change," Grigsby told ABC News. "We saved every dollar we could get our hands on -- knowing that we were going to be in Greece and all these places," James explained.
Chavuanne Cousins' father, Dorian Wills, became paralyzed after a ski accident in 2007. "It was the last day of ski season," Wills, 52, recalled to ABC News. When Cousins got engaged, Wills too thought of how he'd walk his eldest daughter down the aisle.
Zak Fick was overcome with emotion watching his sister’s wedding dance with their dad. "She is my only sister," he told ABC News about the bride, Kelsey Buelow. "I was worried it would be shaky, since I was crying pretty hard," said Zak Fick, 25.
When an Indiana couple posed for photos after their nuptials in August, they didn't expect a colorful peacock to steal the spotlight from them. Tamatha and Emile Conway exchanged vows Aug. 25 inside Meyer's Castle in Dyer, Indiana. The estate, located on 10 acres of land just 35 minutes outside of Chicago, is home to two colorful birds.
Shellie Schoellkopf and Robert Callaway, both Houston natives, planned to hold their wedding reception next month for 150 guests at a restaurant in downtown Houston. Then, Hurricane Harvey, the most powerful storm to hit Texas in over a decade, happened.
The bride said she’d been hoping her sister would perform something on her big day “because she’s very musically inclined,” Spadacenta, 25, told ABC News. When the wedding day arrived on Aug. 31 in New Haven, Connecticut, Miessau did not disappoint. “I thought she might sing or something, but she blew it out of the water with this,” said Spadacenta.
A Nebraska bride has started a “sisterhood of the traveling wedding dress” after offering her bridal gown to brides-to-be in need. Dawnetta Heinz, 22, of Omaha, decided to post her gown from her July 2016 wedding on Facebook earlier this month as she and her husband were preparing to move to a new home. “I saw the dress again, and it was just something in me to give it to somebody,” Heinz told ABC News.
Love was in the air for many couples during the total solar eclipse. Aaron Hrenak and Kaitlin McNeely of St. Charles, Missouri, were one of those couples. Today I not only got to capture the solar eclipse, but I also had the pleasure of capturing Aaron's surprise proposal to Kaitlin.
Newlyweds Samantha and Cameron Kuhn had an out-of-this-world wedding today during the total solar eclipse. “Being able to do the wedding on the day of the solar eclipse couldn’t be any more perfect,” bride Samantha Kuhn, 28, told ABC News. After completing their vows, the bride and groom joined their guests, all wearing certified solar eclipse glasses, in a field behind the altar to take in another “rare and wonderful” occasion -- the total solar eclipse.
Bride Brittney Harmon’s father is a die-hard Chicago Bears fan. On her July 22 wedding day in Galena, Illinois, she surprised him with a Bears-themed dress for their father-daughter dance. “I was literally speechless, and I couldn’t hug her enough,” her dad, Steve Benda, told ABC News of the moment he laid on eyes on her in the new gown.
A husband and wife in Missouri are celebrating 75 years of marriage with their growing family. Robert Nowell, 93, and Marie Nowell, 89, of Portageville, Missouri, had an early anniversary party with on Aug. 12. "We had quite a few people, and everything turned out all right," Marie Nowell told ABC News of her anniversary celebration.
“We were told to pick a planet to do a report on and I picked Jupiter and it was the first time I started reading into space and once I realized the planets were out there and we were all suspended in this solar system, I couldn’t wrap my head around it but I loved that.
One man made quite the splash with his epic proposal. Eric Martinez not only pulled off the initial surprise of popping the question in a beautiful sun-drenched dry cave, but then also arranged a whimsical mermaid-themed photo shoot by Del Sol Photography in Riviera Maya, Mexico. “I wanted it to be so memorable and so special and obviously unforgettable,” Martinez, 40, told ABC News of the enchanting underwater engagement celebration to his now-fiancée, Cammy Rynae Cuoco.
One groom’s incredibly emotional reaction to seeing his bride walk down the aisle is capturing hearts on social media. The bride’s sister, Rachael Swidan, tweeted the photos, which have gone viral. “We are both super crazy about each other and knew it would be a really emotional day,” said Bailey Baker, 22.
While Justin was away, not only do the two women realize they are both there for a date, but a third woman arrived. The three ladies left the serial dater for another bar, but that wasn’t the end of the date for him.
Love was in the air for this Texas couple on the way to their honeymoon. Newlyweds Taylor and Mikaela Flowers were surprised with a special wedding ceremony aboard a Southwest Airlines flight to their honeymoon destination in Mexico. The ceremony included a toilet paper veil, boutonniere and bouquet and a crown made out of pretzel bags and coffee stirrers.
Thousands of NFL wives are turning to a private Facebook page to share advice on dealing with their husband's health and the pressures that come with life in professional football. The invitation-only Facebook group of roughly 2,000 women, first reported by The New York Times, was founded by Tara Nesbit, whose husband, Jamar Nesbit, played 10 seasons in the NFL. "The purpose of the page is meant to be a supportive measure to a silent partner of the NFL family," Tara Nesbit told ABC News.
One man's social media post about his "curvy" wife has received a wide range of mixed reactions from internet users. Robbie Tripp, 26, of San Francisco, California, posted a photo with his wife, Sarah Tripp, standing on a beach. "There is nothing sexier than this woman right here: thick thighs, big booty, cute little side roll, etc ... this gorgeous girl I married fills out every inch of her jeans and is still the most beautiful one in the room," his post proclaimed.
After exchanging messages on the dating app Tinder for three years, college students Michelle Arendas and Josh Avsec finally went on their first date. When Tinder caught wind of the two Kent State University students' epic 21st century love story, the company decided to send the pair on a romantic first date to a destination of their choosing. "GMA" got an exclusive look at their date at the Grand Wailea Resort in Maui, where the two soaked up the sun and beach, went on a scenic bike ride and enjoyed tropical drinks by the pool.
After igniting the internet with their love story, two Alabama senior citizens have officially tied the knot. Murphy Wilson, 70, and Lucinda Myers, 67, exchanged vows in front of 900 guests last Saturday inside First Seventh-day Adventist Church in Huntsville. The couple went viral after their adorable engagement photos went viral back in June, with celebrities such as Niecy Nash even posting them.
Newlyweds Arlene Sherman and Harvey Goldman held a magical "Beauty and the Beast"-themed wedding to appeal to their seven grandkids. It was the second marriage for both the bride and groom, so they agreed they didn’t want another traditional wedding. “We both agreed we didn’t want the traditional bride cuts the cake and first dance stuff.