Monitor: July 29, 2011
Nick Lachey marries Vanessa Minnillo, Paris Hilton's stalker goes to court, and more
French First Lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, 43, confirmed that she is expecting her first child with President Nicolas Sarkozy, 56. The couple wed in February 2008.
The Celebrity Apprentice judge Ivanka Trump, 29, and her husband, New York Observer publisher Jared Kushner, 30, welcomed a girl, Arabella Rose, on July 17 in New York City. This is the couple’s first child.
The Sing-Off host Nick Lachey, 37, married Vanessa Minnillo, 30, on July 15 in a small ceremony in the British Virgin Islands. This is Lachey’s second marriage; he was previously wed to Jessica Simpson.
On July 12, actor Daniel Baldwin, 50, filed for divorce from Joanne Baldwin, 41, his wife of four years.
Actress Sharon Stone, 53, was ordered to pay $232,000 to Peter Krause, an electrician who was injured while working on her property in 2006…. A man accused of stalking Paris Hilton, 30, was charged with two counts of stalking and three counts of disobeying a court order on July 15. James Brian Rainford, 36, was arrested when he was spotted outside the heiress’ home on July 4. He has pleaded not guilty, and remains in jail on $150,000 bail.
Rubino Romeo Salmoni, 91, the concentration-camp survivor whose life inspired Roberto Benigni‘s Oscar-winning film Life Is Beautiful, passed away on July 10 in Rome…. Veteran character actor Roberts Blossom, 87, best known for his role as ”Old Man” Marley in Home Alone, died of natural causes on July 8 in a nursing home in Santa Monica.
July 23: Daniel Radcliffe, 22; Philip Seymour Hoffman, 44; Woody Harrelson, 50
July 24: Anna Paquin, 29
July 26: Kevin Spacey, 52; Helen Mirren, 66
(Additional reporting by Stewart Allen)
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