Happy National Loving Day!

Did you know that the anniversary of the 1967 United States Supreme Court decision “Loving v. Virginia” — which struck down all anti-miscegenation laws remaining in sixteen U.S. states.

In honor of the national day of “being with the one you love, regardless of age, race, or gender”, take a look at some of our favorite unorthodox couples that actually worked out for the best.

National Loving Day: 10 Unusually, Unorthodox Couples Who Became Relationship Goals  was originally published on

1. George Lucas & Mellody Hobson

Interracial love has always been a taboo topic with older generations. But the Star Wars creator and his beautiful make it look so easy.

2. Tina Turner & Erwin Bach


3. Grace Hightower & Robert DeNiro

Robert DeNiro was always into chocolate sisters. I mean, he directed “Bronx Tale”!

4. Opal & Ron Perlman

Who knew that Hellboy was into sistas? Beautiful couple.

5. Heather Headley & Brian Musso

Not many knew that the neo soul queen had a White bae. But 15 years of marriage later proves that love always wins.