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Cheryl Cole reportedly ended her marriage to cheating husband Ashley by text message. According to sources, she sent him a message reading: "Move out. It’s over."

Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo gave Spanish model Nereida Gallardo the red card by text message. “I was upset by the way he finished the relationship, which to me seems 100pc cowardly,” she said at the time.

Cad John Mayer bid adieu to Jennifer Aniston by SMS. The singer suggested that he regretted his actions when, during a gig, he advised fans to be more upfront when texting. “Next time you get a text from the one you love just text back ‘come over’, no matter what happened in the past. If you really love someone, just tell them and be with them.”

Rocker Kid Rock used SMS to end his relationship with girlfriend Jill Gulseth in 2006. “I really cared for him from the bottom of my heart. To be broken up with in a text was just so shocking and upsetting. I cried a lot to friends and family,” she said.

Britney Spears used SMS to ask exhusband Kevin Federline for a divorce. The moment the text arrived was caught on camera during the filming of a reality TV programme Federline was appearing in.