Weddings & Divorces in History on November 16

Weddings in History

  • 1683 Hendrik Casimir II of Nassau-Dietz marries Henriette Amalia

HeartWedding of Interest

1754 British PM William Pitt the Elder (46) weds Lady Hester Grenville (34) in Argyle Street, London

British Prime Minister (The Great Commoner) William Pitt the Elder
British Prime Minister (The Great Commoner)
William Pitt the Elder

HeartWedding of Interest

1933 Ramon Magsaysay, latter President of the Philippines (26) weds Luz Banzon (18) at Lourdes church in Manila

7th President of the Philippines Ramon Magsaysay
7th President of the Philippines
Ramon Magsaysay
  • 1981 Luke marries Laura on TV soap "General Hospital" (16 million watch)

Divorces in History


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1973 Sci-fi author Isaac Asimov (53) divorces Gertrude Blugerman after 31 years of marriage

Author, Biochemistry Professor Isaac Asimov
Author, Biochemistry Professor
Isaac Asimov
  • 1993 James Carrey files for divorce from Melissa