Celebrity weddings, engagements of 2011

Slideshow posted in Entertainment News | Monday, January 03, 2011

7 of 148: Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir married his partner Victor Weir-Voronov on New Year's Eve 2012 and plans to celebrate with a formal wedding in the summer.

"I'm married!" Weir Tweeted on December 31, 2011, elaborating later, "Wedding in summer! But all the official stuff is done now! No more livin' in sin!"

Weir is a three-time U.S. National Champion, the 2008 Worlds bronze medalist, a two-time Grand Prix Final bronze medalist and the 2001 World Junior Champion. The figure skater officially came out as gay in his memoir, "Welcome to My World," which was published in January 2011. Weir cited the recent string of gay suicides as his reason to come out.

(Pictured: Johnny Weir and his husband Victor Weir-Voronov appear in a photo posted on Zvesda's official Twitter page on December 31, 2011.) (Twitter.com/Vitya_Zvesda)