The 5 Most Expensive Divorces Ever

By on April 30, 2012 in ArticlesEntertainment

Breaking up is hard to do. And when there are large sums of money involved, splitting up becomes an even bigger challenge. In the case of these divorce settlements, things got real expensive, real quick. These are the five most expensive divorces of all time:

5. Oil billionaire Harold Hamm's divorce from Sue Ann Arnall

Year: 2012

Married for: 26 years

Cost: $974.8 million

4. Casino magnate Steve Wynn's divorce from Elaine

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Year: 2010

Married for: 42 years total (The couple was married and divorced twice!)

Cost: $1 billion

3. Former Formula One CEO Bernie Ecclestone's divorce from Slavica

Year: 2009

Married for: 23 years

Cost: $1.2 billion

2. Media mogul Rupert Murdoch's divorce from Anna

Year: 1999

Married for: 31 years

Cost: $1.7 billion

1. Billionaire Alec Wildenstein's divorce from Jocelyn

Year: 1999

Married for: 21 years

Cost: $3.8 billion

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