It’s been the norm of men to propose to their women when they are ready for marriage but some women have defied this tradition and have asked for their men’s hand in marriage. Here are some famous women who proposed to their men.
5 Famous Women Who Proposed To Their Men
The Queen of Britain proposed to her cousin, Prince Albert, in 1839. In her diary, she describes how she invited him to her room, where she popped the question. Of that day, she wrote, “I really felt it was the happiest brightest moment in my life.”
The British–American Actress Elizabeth Taylor, who was married a total of eight times to seven husbands, took it upon herself to propose to her second husband, British Actor Michael Wilding and they were married in a London registry office in 1952, and had two children before their eventual divorce. Taylor later described the marriage as a calm one: “We had a lovely, easy life, very simple, very quiet.”
Jennifer is an American Singer and Actress, who presented her man a one-of-a-kind five-carat engagement ring and they are married with a child.
Judge Judy is a judge, writer and television’s favorite courtroom personality. She popped the question to her second husband, Jerry Sheindlin, in 1978. In an interview with DuJour, Judy says, “He tried to weasel out of it… I told him to pick a date. He picked Flag Day.”
Halle Beery is an American Actress and fashion model, she proposed to her first husband, David Justice, after just six months of dating. Her marriage to David lasted three years.