Legendary astronaut Buzz Aldrin married his long-time love Dr Anca Faur in a private ceremony in Los Angeles on his 93rd birthday. Faur is his fourth wife and is 63 years old. 

“On my 93rd birthday & the day I will also be honored by Living Legends of Aviation I am pleased to announce that my longtime love Dr. Anca Faur & I have tied the knot.We were joined in holy matrimony in a small private ceremony in Los Angeles & are as excited as eloping teenagers,” she wrote on Twitter, sharing photos of the wedding. 

All you need to know about Buzz Aldrin’s four wives – 

Joan Archer Aldrin – 

Joan Archer Aldrin is a Rutgers University graduate. She married Buzz in 1954 in Paterson, New Jersey. He was serving in the military when the two tied the knot. They were married when he became the second man to walk on the moon in 1969. They divorced in 1974. They have three children together – James Michael Aldrin, Janice Ross Aldrin, and Andrew John Aldrin. After the separation, Joan started working at ABC. She worked there until her retirement in 1998. She died on July 22, 2015 at the age of 84.

Beverly Van Zile – 

Buzz and Beverly Van Zile tied the knot in 1975 and were officially divorced in 1978. Beverly appeared on the show titled Tattletales in 1975. She died in April 2004.  

Lois Driggs Cannon – 

Buzz met Lois Driggs Cannon in 1985 at a beach party hosted by their mutual friend. They tied the knot three years later. They separated in 2011 and were divorced by 2013. Lois died on July 17, 2018, at the age of 88.

Dr Anca Faur – 

Anca Faur was born on May 14, 1959. She has a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering and Catalysis from the University of Pittsburgh. She has worked with multiple firms including Union Carbide, Johnson Matthey and Buzz Aldrin Ventures LLC.