25 Celebs Who Married Young
Jamie Lynn Spears will join the under-25 group
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff
Posted Mar 9, 2013 11:05 AM CST
Melanie Griffith arrives at the taping of the American Film Institute Life Achievement Awards honoring actor Michael Douglas in Culver City, Calif., in 2009.   (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

(Newser) – Jamie Lynn Spears, engaged at just 21, joins a whole host of young brides in Hollywood. The Huffington Post rounds up 25 under 25:

  • Megan Fox married Brian Austin Green when she was 24.
  • Hilary Duff wed Mike Comrie at age 22.
  • Heidi Montag was 22 when she married Spencer Pratt.

  • Elizabeth Taylor's first marriage, to Conrad Hilton, took place when she was 18.
  • Mandy Moore married Ryan Adams when she was 24.
  • Melanie Griffith wed Don Johnson when she was 18.
  • Dolly Parton was 20 when she married Carl Dean.
Click for the complete list of marriages, most of which, shockingly, didn't work out.

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Mar 10, 2013 11:43 AM CDT
Is 24 young to get married? I mean, married at 24 seems completely average to me.
Mar 9, 2013 2:16 PM CST
So...nobody married under 22 in the last 30 years on this list. I wonder what they mean by "married young"? Or maybe they should have just printed this article in 1975 when it was relevant.
Mar 9, 2013 1:47 PM CST
Slow news day?