Weddings & Divorces in History on April 26

Weddings in History

  • 1709 Frisian viceroy Johan Willem Friso marries countess Maria Louisa

HeartWedding of Interest

1923 English prince Albert Duke of York (George VI) (27) marries Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (22) at Westminster Abbey

Consort of George VI Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother
Consort of George VI
Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother
King of Great Britain George VI
King of Great Britain
George VI
  • 1946 Father Divine, a controversial religious leader who claims to be God, marries the much-younger Edna Rose Ritchings, a celebrated anniversary in the International Peace Mission movement.

HeartWedding of Interest

1986 Writer Jorge Luis Borges (86) weds author Maria Kodama (49) in Paraguay

  • 2014 Actor Brian Baumgartner (41) weds Celeste Ackelson in Los Angeles, California