Famous Weddings & Divorces on January 29

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

1839 English Naturalist and author of Origin of the Species Charles Darwin marries Emma Wedgwood

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Naturalist
Charles Darwin

HeartWedding of Interest

1917 Sculptor Auguste Rodin (76) weds Rose Beuret

Sculptor Auguste Rodin
Sculptor
Auguste Rodin

HeartWedding of Interest

1923 President of Turkey Mustafa Kemal Ataturk (41) weds highly-educated woman Latife Hanim

President and founder of the Republic of Turkey Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
President and founder of the Republic of Turkey
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

HeartWedding of Interest

1945 Actress Gloria Swanson (45) weds William N. Davey

HeartWedding of Interest

1958 Academy Award-winning actor Paul Newman (33) weds "The Three Faces of Eve" actress Joanne Woodward (27) at the El Rancho hotel-casino in Las Vegas

Actor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor & Entrepreneur
Paul Newman
  • 1984 Actress Lynda Carter (Wonder Woman) marries Robert Altman
  • 2005 "New York Mets" catcher Mike Piazza (36) weds former "Baywatch" actress Alicia Rickter (32) at St. Jude Catholic Church in Miami, Florida

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1951 Actress Elizabeth Taylor's 1st divorce from hotel heir Conrad Hilton Jr

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1990 Actor Michael Keaton (38) divorces actress Caroline McWilliams (44) after 7 years of marriage

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1994 Actor Bill Murray (43) divorces Margaret Kelly after 13 years of marriage

Actor/Comedian Bill Murray
Actor/Comedian
Bill Murray