The many marriages of Newt Gingrich --who is next Hannah Montana?
By: Patrick Roberts | Published Sunday, December 11, 2011, 4:30 AM | Updated Sunday, December 11, 2011, 4:30 AM
|Newt Gingrich and his wife Callista|
Newt Gingrich has had quite the married lives. Three in fact. In every case he left the wife for a younger woman. Now he's 68 and third wife Callista is 46 (pictured with him above) . Soon he's be going out with Hannah Montana if this marriage breaks up.
Here's Newt's roll of honor on all the marriages and affairs. Wonderful to see the Catholic Church managed to still accept him as one of thei own even though he had been divorced twice before marrying Callista.
1962: Newt married Jackie Battley on June 19, 1962.
1963: Newt's daughter Kathy was born.
1966: Newt's daughter Jackie Sue was born.
1980: Newt met Marianne Ginther in January 1980.
1980: Jackie and Newt separated in April 1980.
1981: Jackie Battley and Newt Gingrich's divorce was finalized in February 1981.
1981: Six months later Newt married Marianne Ginther on August 8, 1981.
1987: Marianne and Newt separated in June 1987.
1993: Newt and Callista Bisek began their affair in November 1993.
1993: Marianne and Newt reconciled in late 1993/early 1994.
1999: Newt and Marianne separated in May 1999 and filed for divorce in July.
1999: Marianne and Newt reached a settlement in their divorce case.
2000: Marianne and Newt's divorce was finalized in April 2000.
2000: Callista Bisek and Newt announced their engagement.
2000: Newt married Callista Bisek on August 18, 2000.
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