Summer 2016 is commencing with tons of breakups (Demi and Wilmer, Johnny and Amber) proving love ain’t easy. Some of the most notable breakups have happened to the Real Housewives ladies and we’ve collected to top ten most shocking and meanest splits to date!
Cynthia Bailey and Peter Thomas are heading for a possible divorce. The couple announced their separation after living in different states for months. He was spotted in a video getting close with a woman in North Carolina while she remained in Atlanta.
Most talked about split is Bethenny Frankel’s ongoing divorce battle with estranged husband Jason Hoppy. They split in 2013 and he is still occupying their TriBeCa apartment. The ex-couple have fought about everything from financial matters to the custody of their daughter, Bryn.
RHOC star Tamra Barney and her husband Simon Barney were married for 11 years. In papers filed by Simon he stated Tamra was, "verbally abusive and has committed acts of disloyalty and infidelity." Tamra claimed the allegations were all lies.
In 2014, Ramona Singer divorced her husband of nearly 20 years, Mario Singer. He was cheating on her with a much younger woman, Kasey Dexter, for months. According to reports, Ramona caught Kasey and Mario in the kitchen of their Bridgehampton home!
Camille Grammer divorced her actor husband Kelsey Grammer while on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Kelsey had reportedly been unfaithful and Camille even alleged he was abusive during their marriage. He also supposedly banned their two kids from speaking about their mother in his home!
In 2009, fans saw Vicki Gunvalson attempt to save her marriage to Donn Gunvalson with a vow renewal. The Real Housewives of Orange County split with him in 2010 and then had troubles with her boyfriend Brooks Ayers after he supposedly faked having cancer. They split in 2015.
Former RHOBH star Taylor Armstrong left her husband, Russell Armstrong, after many alleged reports of domestic violence and abuse. Russell committed suicide in the midst of their split.
Real Housewives of Atlanta star Phaedra Parks and Apollo Nida were once a happy couple until he got charged with conspiracy to commit mail, wire, and bank fraud. He is now in prison, serving time, and their marriage has fallen apart.
Recently, Yolanda Hadid and David Foster announced their decision to divorce in December 2015. The former model blamed her Lyme disease, family, and money issues for the split. Yolanda has requested spousal support but David is fighting the claim in court.
LuAnn de Lesseps split from her husband Count Alexandre de Lesseps after 16 years while on the show. He ended it with LuAnn on a note right after their anniversary. She then began dating Frenchman Jacques Azoulay in 2013. Their relationship came to a bitter end when she cheated while on vacation in St. Barts. She's now engaged to businessman Tom D'Agostino.