Weddings & Divorces in History on June 26

Weddings in History


HeartWedding of Interest

1739 Taxonomist Carolus Linnaeus (32) weds Sara Elisabeth Moræa

Taxonomist, botanist, physician, and zoologist Carolus Linnaeus
Taxonomist, botanist, physician, and zoologist
Carolus Linnaeus

HeartWedding of Interest

1797 US President John Quincy Adams (29) weds Louisa Johnson (22) at All Hallows Barking parish in London

6th US President John Quincy Adams
6th US President
John Quincy Adams

HeartWedding of Interest

1844 10th US President John Tyler marries 2nd wife Julia Gardiner in NYC, 1st president to marry while in office

10th US President John Tyler
10th US President
John Tyler

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1912 US Secretary of State John Foster Dulles (24) weds Janet Pomeroy Avery at Auburn, New York

US Secretary of State John Foster Dulles
US Secretary of State
John Foster Dulles

HeartWedding of Interest

1915 Poet T. S. Eliot (26) weds governess Vivienne Haigh-Wood (27) at Hampstead Register Office in London

Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate T. S. Eliot
Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate
T. S. Eliot
  • 1982 Marie Osmond marries Steve Craig
  • 1984 Tiny Tim marries Miss Jan (23)
  • 1989 Melanie Griffith & Don Johnson marry for 2nd time
  • 1999 Bestselling novelist Tom Clancy (52) weds freelance journalist Alexandra Llewellyn (32) in Manhattan

Divorces in History

  • 1975 Cher divorces Sonny Bono