Famous Weddings & Divorces on April 26

Famous Weddings

  • 1709 Frisian viceroy Johan Willem Friso marries countess Maria Louisa

HeartWedding of Interest

1923 English prince Albert Duke of York (George VI) (27) marries Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (22) at Westminster Abbey

Consort of George VI Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother
Consort of George VI
Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother
King of Great Britain George VI
King of Great Britain
George VI
  • 1946 Father Divine, a controversial religious leader who claims to be God, marries the much-younger Edna Rose Ritchings, a celebrated anniversary in the International Peace Mission movement.

HeartWedding of Interest

1986 Actor/body builder Arnold Schwarzenegger weds newscaster Maria Shriver

Actor, Body Builder & Politician Arnold Schwarzenegger
Actor, Body Builder & Politician
Arnold Schwarzenegger

HeartWedding of Interest

1986 Writer Jorge Luis Borges (86) weds author Maria Kodama (49) in Paraguay

HeartWedding of Interest

1992 Rapper and record producer Ice Cube (22) weds Kimberly Woodruff

Rapper Ice Cube
Rapper
Ice Cube
  • 1994 "Mad About You" actress Leila Kenzel (33) weds Neil Monaco (34)
  • 2014 Actor Brian Baumgartner (41) weds Celeste Ackelson in Los Angeles, California
  • 2015 "The Vampire Diaries" actor Ian Somerhalder (36) weds Twilight actress Nikki Reed (26) in Malibu, California

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1994 Actor Patrick Dempsey (28) divorces manager Rocky Parker after nearly 7 years of marriage

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

2004 Model-actress Deborah Falconer (38) divorces actor Robert Downey Jr (39) due to irreconcilable differences after 12 years of marriage