“She wasn’t like a lot of the other girls I knew at that time who had taken home ec and cooking classes,” he told Schruers. Alarmed, Small raced to Joel’s mom’s house in Hicksville and found Joel on the floor.“The next thing I remember, I woke up in the hospital and learned that they had pumped my stomach,” Joel told Schruers.Love was in the air at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival.
Both of them after living in a romantic relationship for a year, they tied the knot back on 2nd October 2004.
Before getting married to Katie, Billy was previously married twice.
Firstly, he was married to his first wife, Elizabeth Weber.
They were married since 1973; however, their marriage didn't last for more than nine years and the couple divorced in 1982.
She is also a cookbook author, television food critic and a novelist.
Katie had been married to Billy Joel for nearly five years but recently a news about their divorce amazed and disheartened their fans.“I thought to myself, ‘Oh, great, I couldn’t even do this right.’ It was another failure.” A few weeks later, Joel tried again, this time drinking furniture polish.Another family member found him, and this time, Joel checked himself into a mental hospital, where he stayed for three weeks.He has spent much of his life in battle: against his ex-wives, against booze, bad managers and bankruptcy, and against critics who’ve considered him too uncool for rock ’n’ roll.Legendary Village Voice critic Robert Christgau derided him as “a force of nature and bad taste.” Today, at 65, Billy Joel is in the midst of an unprecedented residency at Madison Square Garden.Ex-wife Stephanie March divorced the chef in 2015 amid rumors of rampant cheating.