On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on April 2

Weddings in History

Charles Dickens

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

Hans Frank

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

Jacqueline Susann

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

Pierre Trudeau

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