Even the glamorous world of Hollywood is not immune to the hardships of life. Many celebrities undergo medical problems and family misfortunes. This list takes a look at some of the strongest celebrity couples out there who have stayed together and fought the odds in the face of tragedy.
10. John Travolta & Kelly Preston
John Travolta and Kelly Preston suffered one of the most difficult blows possible when their autistic son, Jett, died tragically at the age of 16. While on vacation with his family in the Bahamas, Jett suffered a seizure and hit his head on the bath tub in the bathroom of their hotel room. John Travolta admitted that his son’s death is the worst thing to ever happen to him in his life and stated, “The truth is, I didn’t know if I was going to make it. Life was no longer interesting to me, so it took a lot to get me better.” The loss of a child can be particularly difficult for relationships as each person has their own way of grieving. Luckily the couple stood by each other and were able to overcome the tragic loss to continue on in their lives.Broadimage/REX/Shutterstock