On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on April 2

Weddings in History


LoveWedding of Interest

1836 English novelist and social critic Charles Dickens (24) marries Catherine Thomson Hogarth (20)

Novelist Charles Dickens
Novelist
Charles Dickens

LoveWedding of Interest

1925 Lawyer Hans Frank (24) weds secretary Brigitte Herbst (29) in Munich, Germany

Lawyer and Nazi War Criminal Hans Frank
Lawyer and Nazi War Criminal
Hans Frank

LoveWedding of Interest

1939 Author Jacqueline Susann (20) weds Irving Mansfield at Har Zion Temple in Philadelphia

  • 2011 Former Alias star Michael Vartan (42) weds Lauren Skaar at Pelican Hill in Newport Beach, California

Divorces in History


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1984 Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau (64) divorces Margaret Sinclair née Sinclair (35) due to irreconcilable differences after 13 years of marriage

Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Pierre Trudeau