On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on April 10

Weddings in History

  • 1848 British influential art critic and social commentator John Ruskin marries Effie Gray in Perth, Scotland (later annulled).

LoveWedding of Interest

1902 Physicist Robert A. Millikan (34) weds Greta Blanchard

LoveWedding of Interest

1935 Nazi politician Hermann Goering (42) weds Emmy Sonnemann (42) in Berlin

Nazi Politician Hermann Goering
Nazi Politician
Hermann Goering

LoveWedding of Interest

1951 Industrialist Henry J. Kaiser (68) weds nurse Alyce Chester

Industrialist Henry J. Kaiser
Industrialist
Henry J. Kaiser

LoveWedding of Interest

1959 Japan's Crown Prince Akihito marries commoner Michiko Shoda

Emperor of Japan Akihito
Emperor of Japan
Akihito