Weddings & Divorces in History on December 21

Weddings in History


HeartWedding of Interest

1762 British Explorer Captain James Cook marries Elizabeth Batts

Explorer James Cook
Explorer
James Cook

HeartWedding of Interest

1886 Founder of Girl Scouts of the USA Juliette Gordon Low (26) weds William Mackay Low in Savannah, Georgia

Founder of Girl Scouts of the USA Juliette Gordon Low
Founder of Girl Scouts of the USA
Juliette Gordon Low
  • 1959 Shah of Persia marries Farah Diba

HeartWedding of Interest

1989 Explorer Edmund Hillary (70) weds June Mulgrew

Mountaineer and Explorer Edmund Hillary
Mountaineer and Explorer
Edmund Hillary
  • 2012 "Good Morning America" weather anchor Sam Champion (51) weds fine-arts photographer Rubem Robierb (35) at the couple's apartment in Manhattan

Divorces in History


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1945 American author and journalist "The Old Man and the Sea" Ernest Hemingway and journalist Martha Gellhorn divorce after 5 years of marriage.