A Timeline of George and Amal Clooney's Relationship

Tracking their love through the years.

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George and Amal Clooney are one of the most gorgeous and inspirational couples in Hollywood. Here's a look back at their epic romance.

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George and Amal met at fundraiser through a mutual friend.

October 2013

George and Amal were spotted (opens in new tab) getting dinner together at Berners Tavern in London.

March 2014

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George and Amal spent March of 2014 jet-setting together. The couple took a trip to the Seychelles and to Tanzania and then to New York City, where they reportedly (opens in new tab) stayed at the Carlyle Hotel. Later that month, they were spotted (opens in new tab) at Soho House in West Hollywood, California.

April 2014

News broke (opens in new tab) that George had proposed to Amal. Later, he would describe (opens in new tab) the proposal as a "horrible" moment in an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. George explained that he planned a romantic proposal and had cooked dinner for Amal, but that everything about his plans went wrong and the proposal ended up being a 25-minute long disaster.

September 9, 2014

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George and Amal made their public debut at the Celebrity Fight Night charity event in Tuscany, where Amal also showed off her seven-carat, emerald cut diamond engagement ring (opens in new tab).

September 27, 2014

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George and Amal tied the knot in Italy.

January 2015

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Amal accompanied George to the 72nd annual Golden Globes Awards.

March 2015

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The couple canoodled in New York City on an adorable date night.

April 2015

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Amal visited George on the New York City set of his film Money Monster.

May 4, 2015

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The couple attended their first Met Gala together in 2015.

May 9, 2015

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George and Amal brought her niece, Mia, to the premiere of his film Tomorrowland in Anaheim, California.

August 2015

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The Clooneys showed off lots of PDA at the Casamigos launch party in Ibiza.

February 2016

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George and Amal met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the Federal Chancellery to talk about refugee policy and Germany's commitment to the International Rescue Committee.

May 2016

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George and Amal stunned at Cannes Film Festival at the premiere of Money Monster.

September 2016

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George and Amal attended a Leaders Summit for Refugees during the United Nations 71st session of the General Debate at the United Nations General Assembly.

October 2016

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The couple hung out with Hugh Jackman at the MPTF 95th anniversary celebration with Hollywood's Night Under The Stars in Los Angeles.

February 9, 2017

Julie Chen broke the news that George and Amal were expecting twins on her show The Talk.

"Here's the truth of the matter," she told Entertainment Tonight. "My husband and I saw George and Amal about almost three weeks ago and they casually mentioned that they were expecting twins. We were all like, 'Is it a secret?' and George kind of went, 'No.' But we didn't feel right telling anybody."

February 24, 2017

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George and Amal walked the red carpet at the Cesar Film Awards 2017.

June 6, 2017

George and Amal welcomed (opens in new tab) their twins, Ella and Alexander.

September 2, 2017

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The couple made their first appearance after the birth of their twins at the Venice Film Festival.

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Kayleigh Roberts
Kayleigh Roberts

Kayleigh Roberts is a freelance writer and editor with more than 10 years of professional experience. Her byline has appeared in Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Harper’s Bazaar, The Atlantic, Allure, Entertainment Weekly, MTV, Bustle, Refinery29, Girls’ Life Magazine, Just Jared, and Tiger Beat, among other publications. She's a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.