In August 2010, Tiger Woods finalized his divorce from Elin Nordegren — his wife of almost six years. The pair split in the wake of the golfer’s very public cheating scandal.
At a 2010 press conference just days after his divorce was finalized, Woods refuted the assumption that this had been a wasted year for him. “A lost year? I don’t look at it like that,” he said. “Every year you have to find the positives.
Jennifer Lopez split with husband Marc Anthony in July 2011 after seven years of marriage. Anthony filed for divorce from the former “American Idol” judge in April 2012.
In the December 2011 issue of Glamour, Lopez shared what she took away from her third divorce. “I think I’ve finally learned the biggest lesson of all,” she said in the interview. “You’ve got to love yourself first.
Jennifer Aniston finalized her divorce from Brad Pitt in October 2005.
In a 2005 interview with GQ magazine, Aniston said of her split: “I’m not defined by this relationship. I wasn’t when I was in it, and I don’t want to be in the aftermath of it. And that’s really important to me. Let’s let everybody move on and live their lives, and hopefully everybody will be really happy.”
In October 2011, Kim Kardashian filed for divorce from her second husband Kris Humpheries, whom she was married to for just 72 days. In the August 2012 issue of InStyle UK, Kardashian talked about how she’s changed since the split.
“I’ve always been the type to fall in love fast and, with every boyfriend, I plan out my wedding in my head,” s
After eight years of marriage, “Tron: Legacy” actress Olivia Wilde filed for divorce from her husband Tao Ruspoli — a filmmaker and Italian prince — in March 2011.
In an interview for the August 2011 issue of Marie Claire, the actress opened up about what she took away from the difficult experience. “I kept saying, ‘I failed!'” she said. “Admitting that I’m not perfect was a wonderful thing