Comic Jay Leno’s Wedding Ring

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on May 7, 2006

We watch The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and have been wondering why he doesn't wear his wedding band.
—D. Butler, Woodsboro, Md.

When Leno married Mavis Nicholson 25 years ago, he was a struggling comedian barely making ends meet, and they were too poor to buy wedding rings. They remain happily married today, and he later presented her with a beautiful ring. But he has never worn one himself.