He shared his excitement and thanks with his Twitter followers.
Fry has been one of the most prominent fighters for legalising same-sex marriage in the UK, which became a-okay in the eyes of the law last year.
Here is my personal favourite example of Stephen Fry defending gay rights:
You'd think the sound of wedding bells would be the sort of news to brighten up a Tuesday afternoon, but the detritus lurking on Twitter still had a bone to pick.
57 year old Fry is three decades older than his 27 year old beau, fuelling some negative feelings.
Still, in an age where homosexuality is still illegal in some countries, and LGBT related discrimination is driving some to suicide, a few shit jokes about cradle-snatching suggest maybe the UK has moved on. Maybe.