"It worked out in the end -- I was the first choice and the best choice," Estelle told The Courier-Mail in a story published Monday.
According to The Courier-Mail, both went on to marry other people after the split. Then, in 2010, the ex-couple reunited at a Melbourne Cup function where they rekindled their romance. Click over to The Courier-Mail for more on their love story.
It's not the first time a long-divorced couple has kissed and made up many years later. In August 2012, Lena Henderson and Roland Davis -- both 85 years old at the time -- remarried 48 years after their 1966 divorce. And in 2005, Amerah Henrene Shabazz-Bridges and B.C. Bridges of Memphis, Tenn. remarried after 31 years apart.
Celebrities too have reunited with an ex post-split. Click through the slideshow below to test your knowledge of stars who have done so.