On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on April 24

Weddings in History


LoveWedding of Interest

1558 Mary, Queen of Scots (15) marries French dauphin Francis (14) at Notre Dame cathedral in Paris

Queen of Scotland Mary, Queen of Scots
Queen of Scotland
Mary, Queen of Scots
  • 1575 William (the Silent) of Orange marries 3rd wife Charlotte de Bourbon and former French nun

LoveWedding of Interest

1854 Austria's Franz Joseph I marries Elisabeth A E "Sissi"

Austro-Hungarian Emperor Franz Joseph I
Austro-Hungarian Emperor
Franz Joseph I

LoveWedding of Interest

1874 Outlaw Jesse James marries cousin Zerelda 'Zee' Mimms

Outlaw Jesse James
Outlaw
Jesse James
  • 1963 English princess Alexandra marries Sir Angus Ogilvy at Westminster Abbey
  • 2004 Prince Friso of Orange (35), 2nd son of Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands marries Mabel Wisse Smit (35) without formal permission of parliament.