Couple: Glynn Turman and Aretha Franklin
Date of Wedding: April 11, 1978
Place: New Bethel Baptist Church, Detroit, Michigan
Officiant: Rev. Clarence L. Franklin (father of the bride)
The bride wore a silk gown (with an eight-foot train) trimmed in fur.
The wedding party consisted of a dozen attendants.
The Four Tops sang "Isn't She Lovely" and a full choir sang hymns.
The couple had a wedding reception at the Beverly-Hilton in Los Angeles a few days after the wedding. The reception was originally scheduled to be outside at the bride's home but rain necessitated a change of plans.
*The couple divorced in 1984.