The pair eloped in January of 1954, but the relationship was rocky at best.
Di Maggio’s son recalled one incident in which things got physical between the famous couple. After a few minutes, I heard Marilyn race down the stairs and out the front door, and my father running after her.
She allotted herself two years to make it big in Hollywood…
Sure, not everything goes well in the romantic fields of war (as you’ll see below), but no other sport has elicited as many athlete-celebrity relationships as Major League Baseball.
The retired baseball player has shown no sign of settling down anytime soon.
In February of this year he split up with Sports Illustrated model Hannah Davis.
Being cast in 1999's Never Been Kissed gave her the confidence she needed to continue to pursue her acting dreams.
It was first reported that Jeter was dating the Victoria's Secret model in 2012, after the pair were spotted together at a New York club and dining in a Tampa, Florida restaurant, according to Page Six.
She stuck with him through the final years of his baseball career, and now will be with him as he embarks on a new journey that has no home runs or strikeouts, just hours of arguments over what Netflix show to watch, or whose turn it is to take out the trash, to help the all-time great Yankees shortstop do the one thing he's always been meant to do: love, and love deeply.