★ Professor Stephen Hawking: in pictures, wedding to Jane Wilde in 1965. ★
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23-year-old Stephen Hawking on his wedding day to Jane Wilde, 1965. This was just two years after his diagnosis with ALS. He was told he'd be bedridden soon and dead within a few years, but he is still alive 50 years later.
Professor Stephen Hawking pays tribute to first wife who saved him from depression after he was diagnosed with motor neurone disease
Stephen Hawking pays tribute to his former wife, Jane Wilde, for saving him from depression after he was initially diagnosed with ALS.