Weddings & Divorces in History on July 8

Weddings in History

  • 1290 Princess Margaret (15), daughter of Edward I of England marries John II of Brabant at Westminster Abbey
  • 1551 Willem of Orange weds countess Anna van Egmond & Buren

HeartWedding of Interest

1800 Prime Minister of UK George Canning (30) weds heiress Joan Scott

British Prime Minister George Canning
British Prime Minister
George Canning

HeartWedding of Interest

1830 Magician Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin (24) weds Josèphe Cecile

HeartWedding of Interest

1835 Mathematician Ada Lovelace [Ada Byron] (19) weds Earl of Lovelace, William King (30)

Mathematician and Computer Programmer Ada Lovelace
Mathematician and Computer Programmer
Ada Lovelace

HeartWedding of Interest

1891 Future US President Warren G. Harding (25) weds publisher Florence DeWolfe (30) in Marion, Ohio

29th US President Warren G. Harding
29th US President
Warren G. Harding
  • 1972 English prince Richard marries Birgitte of Deurs (Henriksen)