Weddings & Divorces in History on January 16

Weddings in History

  • 1325 Laure de Noves, beloved of Petrarch, marries Hugues de Sade

HeartWedding of Interest

1864 White chapel murder victims Mary Ann Nichols (18) weds printer's machinist William Nichols

First Victim of Jack the Ripper Mary Ann Nichols
First Victim of Jack the Ripper
Mary Ann Nichols
  • 1865 Confederate soldier during US Civil War Brigadier General John Pegram marries Hetty Cary

HeartWedding of Interest

1921 Politician Elpidio Quirino (30) weds girlfriend Alicia Syquia

6th President of the Philippines Elpidio Quirino
6th President of the Philippines
Elpidio Quirino

HeartWedding of Interest

1954 Painter Marcel Duchamp (66) weds Alexina Duchamp (48) in New York City

Painter and Sculptor Marcel Duchamp
Painter and Sculptor
Marcel Duchamp