2004: Lionel Richie Keeps Up His Ex's Lavish Lifestyle When she filed for divorce in 2004, Diana Richie detailed a few of the amazing perks that went with being married to the famous singer: manicures and other beauty/spa services adding up to 50,000 a month; a clothing allowance of $15,000 a month; and even an annual plastic surgery budget. All told, Lionel Richie shelled out an estimated $20 million.
Ricky Nelson and Kris Harmon married April 20, 1963. They had four children, separated in 1977, and their contentious divorce was finalized in 1982. He died in a plane crash on new year's eve 1985. She married Mark Tinker in 1988 and divorced in 2000.