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1Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes divorce after five and a half years of marriage.
2Kristen Stewart cheated on Robert Pattinson with Rupert Sanders, director of “Snow White and the Huntsman.”
3Jennifer Aniston is engaged to Justin Theroux. The pair co-starred in the movie “Wanderlust,” which premiered in February of 2012.
4Miley Cyrus chopped her hair off. The star is now being referred to as Draco Malfoy’s doppelganger.
5Andy Griffith, known for the 60’s TV show “The Andy Griffith Show,” died from a heart attack on July 3.
6Johnny Depp and longtime girlfriend Vanessa Paradis split after 14 years of marriage. The pair has two children together.
7Kourtney Kardashian gave birth to Penelope Scotland Disick. Penelope is the second child for Kardashian and boyfriend Scott Disick.
8Comedian Phyllis Diller died at age 95. Diller died in her sleep.
9Jessica Simpson and fiancé Eric Johnson give birth to daughter Maxwell Drew Johnson.
10Avril Lavigne and Nickleback frontman, Chad Kroeger are engaged. Lavigne previously dated Brody Jenner and was married to musician Deryck Whibley.
11 “Real World” star Joey Kovar, 29, was found dead. Kovar previously struggled with addiction to alcohol, cocaine and ecstasy.
12Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth are engaged. The pair met on the set of “The Last Song” and have been dating on and off for three years.
13E.L. James’ trilogy “50 Shades of Grey” takes off. The erotic novels are now in talks for a movie deal.
14Following the 2012 London Olympics, Prince Harry keeps the party going. Multiple naked pictures have surfaced of the prince partying in Las Vegas.
15Nora Ephron, playwright, screenwriter, novelist and director, died on June 26. Ephron was 71.
16Adam Yauch of the Beastie Boys died at age 47. Yauch lost his three-year battle with cancer.
17Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler leave the “American Idol” judging panel. Mariah Carey, Nick Jonas, Nicki Minaj and Kanye West have all been considered for the open judges’ chairs.
18Taylor Swift continued her campaign to date the entirety of the male population. The star, who has previously been connected with Joe Jonas, Taylor Lautner, John Mayer, Jake Gyllenhaal and Chord Overstreet, is now dating Conor Kennedy, the son of Robert Kennedy Jr.
19Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson headbutted his soon-to-be ex-wife. The argument apparently started over a box of condoms.
20Lil Wayne decided to put his music career on hold to focus on his emergent professional skateboarding career. However, Wayne still plans to release his new album, “Dedication 4,” on August 30.