Famous Weddings & Divorces on July 8

Famous Weddings

  • 1290 Princess Margaret (15), daughter of Edward I of England marries John II of Brabant at Westminster Abbey
  • 1551 Willem of Orange weds countess Anna van Egmond & Buren

HeartWedding of Interest

1800 Prime Minister of UK George Canning (30) weds heiress Joan Scott

British Prime Minister George Canning
British Prime Minister
George Canning

HeartWedding of Interest

1830 Magician Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin (24) weds Josèphe Cecile

HeartWedding of Interest

1835 Mathematician Ada Lovelace [Ada Byron] (19) weds Earl of Lovelace, William King (30)

Mathematician and Computer Programmer Ada Lovelace
Mathematician and Computer Programmer
Ada Lovelace

HeartWedding of Interest

1891 Future US President Warren G. Harding (25) weds publisher Florence DeWolfe (30) in Marion, Ohio

29th US President Warren G. Harding
29th US President
Warren G. Harding
  • 1942 British born actor "His Girl Friday" Cary Grant (38) weds American heiress and socialite Barbara Hutton (29)

HeartWedding of Interest

1968 MLB baseball player Reggie Jackson (22) weds his college sweetheart Jennie Campos

MLB Right Fielder Reggie Jackson
MLB Right Fielder
Reggie Jackson
  • 1972 English prince Richard marries Birgitte of Deurs (Henriksen)

HeartWedding of Interest

1977 NFL coach Mike Ditka (37) weds Diana Trantham in Dallas County, Texas

NFL Head Coach Mike Ditka
NFL Head Coach
Mike Ditka
  • 1979 Singer Marianne Faithfull (32) weds Ben Briefly

HeartWedding of Interest

1989 Emmy Award-winning actor Bryan Cranston (33) weds actress Robin Dearden (35)

  • 1991 "Sanford and Son" actor-comedian Redd Foxx (68) weds Ka Ho Cho at The Little Church of the West in Las Vegas
  • 2000 Olympic figure skater Kristi Yamaguchi (28) weds Carolina Hurricanes ice hockey player Bret Hedican (29) at the Mauna Lani Resort in Kona, Hawaii
  • 2006 "Good Day L.A." co-host Jillian Barberie (39) weds actor Grant Reynolds in San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles
  • 2006 "The Surreal Life" actress Brigitte Nielsen (43) weds model Mattia Dessi (27) at the Radisson SAS Golden Sands Resort and Spa in Malta
  • 2013 Model Amber Rose (29) weds rapper Wiz Khalifa (25) in Pennsylvania
  • 2016 Model Ana Beatriz Barros (34) weds billionaire beau Karim El Chiaty on the Greek island of Mykonos