Rachel “Minnie” Sharp was married to Luke Perry from 1993 to 2003. When the pair met, Minnie was a furniture saleswoman and a paralegal.
She was born in 1969 and married Luke in a small ceremony at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills. The wedding included actors from 90210 and shortly after the pair took off for their honeymoon at an undisclosed location.
Here are a few more facts about Minnie that you might not have known.
- They met at a restaurant
Although the tabloids wanted you to believe something scandalous, the pair met at a restaurant by a mutual friend.
- They dated for two years
The couple dated for two years before getting married in 1993 in a private and small ceremony.
- They had two children together
The couple has a son and daughter together who are both now adults.
- Minnie has acted before
She appeared in the film Teen Wolf 2 but decided not to pursue acting as a career.
- Her family is well known
Minnie’s dad is Alan Sharp, who wrote Living Dangerously which starred Mel Gibson and Sigourney Weaver.
- He proposed after making a movie
According to People, Luke Perry proposed to Minnie after he finished his film Eight Seconds to Glory.
- They divorced after ten years of marriage
The couple later divorced in 2003 after ten years of marriage and had joint custody of their children.
- She was by his side when he died
Luke Perry died on March 4, 2019, and the pair were still close. Minnie was by his side when he died.
Not a lot is known about Minnie Sharp but even after her divorce from Luke the pair were still closed and equally shared the responsibility of their children.