We use cookies to analyze traffic, provide social media features and to personalise ads.

Read our Cookie Policy

We use cookies to analyze traffic, provide social media features and to personalise ads.

Read our Cookie Policy Close

25 Most Expensive Divorce Settlements You Never Knew Of!

By MyHowBook Team ⚈ Published On:

According to the American Psychological Association, about 40% to 50% of married couples in the US divorce, and it’s one of the more sobering realities of American life. It's a bitter truth that more often than not, Hollywood marriages end in divorce, and some of the divorces cost a lot. Looking at how costly a divorce can be, you would probably go for a prenup or not getting a divorce at all could be a better option. Today, let’s have a look at the most expensive divorces of all time.

Steven Spielberg and Amy Irving – $100 million

Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren – $100 million

Greg Norman and Laura Andrassy – $103 million

Harrison Ford and Melissa Mathison – $118 million

Jim Clark and Nancy Rutter – $125 million

Garth Brooks and Sandy Mahl – $125 million

Frank and Jamie McCourt – $131 million

Neil Diamond and Marcia Murphey – $150 million

Samathur Li Kin-kan and Florence Tsang Chiu-wing: $154 million

Boris Berezovsky and Galina Besharova - $160 million

Michael and Juanita Jordan – $168 million

Michael and Maya Polsky – $184 million

Charles Edgar and Marlene Fipke – $200 million

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver – $250-375 million

Roman and Irina Abramovich – $300 million

Robert and Sheila Johnson – $400 million

Mel Gibson and Robyn Moore – $425 million

Craig and Wendy McCaw – $460 million

Dmitry and Elena Rybolovlev - $604 million

Steve and Elaine Wynn – $740 million

Adnan Khashoggi and Soraya Khashoggi – $875 million

Harold and Sue Ann Hamm – $1 billion

Bernie and Slavica Ecclestone – $1.2 billion

Rupert and Anna Murdoch – $1.7 billion

Alec Wildenstein and Jocelyn Wildenstein - at $3.8 billion ($5.6 billion inflation adjusted)