Famous Weddings & Divorces in 1914

Famous Weddings

  • Jan 14 Danish "Out of Africa" author Karen Blixen (28), pen name Isak Dinesen marries her 2nd cousin Baron Hans von Blixen-Finecke

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Apr 20 Poet and critic Ezra Pound (28) weds Dorothy Shakespear

  • May 7 28th US President Woodrow Wilson's daughter Eleanor marries in The White House

HeartWedding of Interest

Jun 24 MLB greatest pitcher Walter Johnson (26) weds Hazel Lee Roberts in Northwest, Washington, D.C.

MLB Pitcher Walter Johnson
MLB Pitcher
Walter Johnson

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Jul 13 British poet and novelist D. H. Lawrence (28) weds Frieda Weekley (34) after obtaining Frieda's divorce from her 1st husband

HeartWedding of Interest

Jul 29 Mountain climber George Mallory (28) weds Ruth Mallory

Mountain Climber George Mallory
Mountain Climber
George Mallory

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Oct 7 44th US Ambassador to the United Kingdom Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr. (26) weds John F. Fitzgerald's mother, Rose Fitzgerald (24)

Kennedy Family Matriarch Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy
Kennedy Family Matriarch
Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy
Patriarch of the Kennedy family Joseph P. Kennedy
Patriarch of the Kennedy family
Joseph P. Kennedy

HeartWedding of Interest

Oct 14 Baseball legend Babe Ruth (19) weds Helen Woodford

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth
  • Dec 24 Agatha Miller (later best selling detective author) marries aviator Archibald Christie