Celebrity divorces never happen quietly. In fact, they never settle normal either. Someone is always holding things up or more money is needed--or in some cases a wife will try to deny your nearly one billion dollar check.

In no particular order, let's go over 4 of the biggest and notable divorces and biggest money settlements in history.

JACK wonders what would happen if Bills Gates was to divorce.

  • 1

    Harold Hamm + Sue Ann Arnall

    The oilman tried to pay off his ex-wife with a massive check for almost one billion dollars. She initially declined it (of course she changed her mind). His 68-percent stake in Continental Resources is worth nearly $14 billion, according to Forbes.

  • 2

    Tiger Woods + Elin Nordegren

    In 2 things it seemed that two things started fading away: his golf game and his marriage. Tiger had to give his now ex-wife, Elin Nordegren $750 million dollars and custody of their children in exchange for silence.

  • 3

    Rupert Murdoch + Anna Torv

    About 1.7 billion was the settlement. After a marriage of 32 years and three children together, the couple split up in 1999

  • 4

    Mel Gibson + Robyn Moore

    This movie star's record setting divorce settlement of all time was huge. 425 million bucks huge. The divorce was finalized in 2011 and it was reported that Robyn was entitled to not only half of Gibson’s wealth, but also any future residuals from Gibson’s films.