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Relationship Information, Quotes, and Trivia
Where and/or how did John Schneider and Melinda Naud meet?
John Schneider and Melinda Naud met while they were participating as celebrity contestants at the "Special Olympics" in June 1979.
Why did John Schneider and Melinda Naud break up?
John Schneider and Melinda Naud were very young. Shortly after John and Melinda started dating, John's career exploded as "Bo Duke" on the Dukes of Hazzard. Despite John's windfall of stardom, John and Melinda remained very loving and were inseparable. However, John's managers became increasingly more jealous of the time John spent with Melinda and the influence they felt she had over him. His managers wanted full control over John in order to secure their paychecks. At the time, everyone was trying to get a piece of "Bo Duke" except for Melinda; who truly loved John and held his best interests at heart. Unfortunately, fame and all that comes along with it destroyed this beautiful couple. John and Melinda separated in November,1982. Melinda Naud left Hollywood in 1984 to shoot a film in Italy that was interesting enough entitled, "Escape", and never returned.
Other Relationship Information about John Schneider and Melinda Naud:
After twenty years of being apart, Melinda Naud and John Schneider have recently reunited as friends.