09/18/2013 01:54 pm ET

Celebrity Breakups That Echoed Worldwide

This week, one of Hollywood's young "it" couples finally announced their heartbreaking split.

That's right, in case you missed it, 20-year-old Miley Cyrus and 23-year-old Liam Hemsworth finally confirmed that they had called off their 16-month engagement -- and the world rejoiced ... and then cried ... and now is fuming over reports that Hemsworth has already moved on with new lady, Eiza Gonzalez.

But this celebrity breakup wasn't the only one to cause complete and under chaos around the globe. Do names like Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart ring a bell? Or how about Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston?

Let's face it, we all know these star splits were more newsworthy than the actual relationships:

Major Celebrity Breakups
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