An entire nation of single gals just sighed in relief. Jennifer Aniston has finally found true love in Justin Theroux and we couldn’t be happier. Let’s take a look back at their 15-month (yes, we’re counting) whirlwind romance.
May 2011 – Jen and Justin are spotted having dinner in West Hollywood though they claim they are “just friends.” We’re guessing this was the first date. Later that month she introduces him to her best friends Chelsea Handler and Courteney Cox.
Meeting the friends is kind of serious, but she still doesn’t come out about their relationship.
June 2011 – Justin is Jen’s official date for the MTV Movie Awards where they are spotted being super flirty and very happy at the after party. This relationship is officially “official.”
July 2011 – Justin watches like a proud boyfriend as Jen is honored with a Hand and Footprint ceremony outside Grauman’s Chinese Theatre.
September 2011 – Justin and Jen have a whirlwind weekend in New York City. Wearing matching leather jackets and showing rare displays of affection.
November 2011 – Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux step out to the Glamour 2011 Women of the Year awards together. Later in the month they celebrate Thanksgiving together at Chelsea Handler’s home.
December 2011 – Jen and Justin send out a joint Christmas Card. “With warmth and love, Jen and Justin” they write. Yeah, it’s THAT serious.
February 2012 – The couple adopts a dog together, “she’s the most adorable little cookie you’ve ever seen” says Theroux. Later that month, Jen receives her first star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame where her dad and Justin sat in the audience watching and chatting each other up.
June 2012 – The couple stayed under the radar until June when they went on vacation in Paris. The couple were spotted walking and shopping at the Place des Vosges area of Paris and later they were lounging aboard a rented luxury yacht in Capri.
August 2012 – Justin Theroux proposed to Jen on his 41st birthday on August 10.