Memorable Celebrity Wedding Dresses
The glorious gowns of Hollywood stars, presidents’ daughters, and one real-life homegrown princess. By Maura Fritz
May 6, 1950
Thousands of fans lined the streets outside the Church of the Good Shepherd in Beverly Hills to catch a glimpse of 18-year-old Elizabeth Taylor in her sweetheart-necked satin gown (a $1,500 design presented to her by MGM) before her wedding to hotel heir Conrad “Nicky” Hilton. The marriage went south within months, and the actress would walk the aisle seven more times.