If you’re on the internet or have the tv on, the big celebrity gossip of the week is defiantly the news that Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes are getting divorced.
Their relationship has always been in the spotlight right from the beginning as rumours ran wild that it was just a publicity stunt. The age gap, the curiosity over what these two had in common and all the big moments that have spanned their relationship have been in and out of the entertainment news for their 5 year relationship.
It was a quick courtship and our eyes have been glued on them ever since. There are some stand-out moments of happier times in their relationship and 7 iconic moments that we remember from these two — with the 8th moment being the announcement that these two are divorcing.
Click through to see 7 of the most iconic moments in their relationship:
First Appearance 1 of 7April 27, 2005 they appeared together in Rome where Tom was to receive an award. There was a lot of speculation that this was a publicity stunt as both had big movies opening soon.
Tom Visits Oprah 2 of 7No one can forget this one, in an effort to show that it was not all just a stunt, Tom professes his love to Katie in a memorable way on Oprah in may 2005..
Photo Credit: Screen shot from Youtube
They’re Engaged! 3 of 7After only a short 8 weeks together, Tom proposed to Katie on top of the Eiffel Tower on June 16th. This photo taken on June 19 has Katie showing off her 15 carat diamond ring, reported to be worth $1 million.
They’re Pregnant 4 of 7On October 6, 2005 the couple announced that they were expecting their first child! Here the happy couple were spotted together supporting Tom's daughter at her soccer event.
Still In Love & Happy 5 of 7April 18, 2006 Katie gave birth to a little girl named Suri weighing 7lbs, 7oz.
This photograph is the first one taken of the happy couple just one month after giving birth.
First Glimpse of Suri 6 of 7There were a LOT of rumours circulating about the birth of Suri and if she was okay and real. Unlike most celebrity couples, they waited 6 months before showing her first photograph. Here is the October 2006 issue of Vanity Fair magazine where we all get our first look at Suri.
Photo Credit: Vanity Fair
They’re Married! 7 of 7November 18, 2006, Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise wed in Rome. Katie wore a gown made by Giorgio Armani and Cruise wore a navy blue tuxedo by Armani
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