Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez have decided to call off their two-year engagement. After the former couple was hit with breakup rumors in March, the two have come forward to announce their separation. "We have realized we are better as friends and look forward to remaining so. We will continue to work together and support each other on our shared businesses and projects. We wish the best for each other and one another’s children," they said in an exclusive statement via TODAY.
Lopez and Rodriguez got engaged in March 2019 after two years of dating. Scroll to see photos throughout their relationship timeline.
1999: Alex Rodriguez gets Jennifer Lopez's autograph.
May 2005: J. Lo attends a Yankees game with Marc Anthony, her husband at the time.
May 2017: They are confirmed to be dating.
April 2017: They become Instagram official (sort of.)
April 2017: J. Lo starts to posts more A-Rod content on her feed.
May 2017: They actually become Instagram official (faces and all) with a photo of them en route to the MET Gala.
June 2017: They go on a European Baecation.
July 2017: They have a joint birthday party, since their birthdays are just a few days apart.
October 2017: They plan to move in together, according to People.
Also in October 2017: They appear on the cover ofVanity Fair together.
November 2017: They spend their first Thanksgiving together.
December 2017: And their first Christmas together.
February 2018: They spend their first Valentine's Day together, since they began dating February 3, 2017.
May 2018: They attend their second MET Gala together.
July 2018: Rumors of engagement spark when J. Lo is spotted on the beach wearing a ring on her ring finger.
Also in July 2018: They post the cutest birthday tributes for each other.
August 2018: They attend the VMAs together, where J. Lo accepts the Vanguard Award.
December 2018: They spend another cute and cozy holiday season together.
February 3, 2019: They celebrate their two-year anniversary.
Also in February 2019: They dazzle at the Grammys and the Oscars.
March 9, 2019: They get engaged!
March 10, 2019: Just a day after their engagement, ARod is accused of cheating on J. Lo with Jose Canseco's ex wife, who denied the allegations.
Also in March 2019: The Obamas send their congratulations.
May 2019: Another MET Gala together!
June 2019: They attend the CFDA Fashion Awards.
July 2019: J. Lo has a 50th birthday bash!
September 2019: They attend the Hustlers premiere.
Also in September 2019: A-Rod posts a photo of J. Lo in THE iconic Grammys dress.
Also in September 2019: They celebrate their engagement.
November 2019: J. Lo does an interview with GQ and explains how she knew A-Rod was the one.
December 2019: J. Lo runs off with Pete Davidson (in a Saturday Night Live skit.) A-Rod also makes a cameo.
Also in December 2019: They wear cute matching outfits for the holidays.
January 2020: They shine together during another awards season.
February 2020: A-Rod shows his support during J. Lo's epic Super Bowl half-time show with Shakira.
April 2020: They postpone their wedding because of COVID-19.
January 2021: They attend the Presidential inauguration in Washington, D.C., where J. Lo performs "This Land Is Your Land" and "America, The Beautiful."
April 2021: The couple call it quits.
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