On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on April 28

Weddings in History

John Jay

1774 Chief Justice John Jay (28) weds Sarah Van Brugh Livingston (17)

Paul Cézanne

1886 Painter Paul Cézanne (47) weds Marie-Hortense Fiquet (36)

William Randolph Hearst

1903 Newspaper publisher William Randolph Hearst (40) weds Millicent Veronica Willson (21) in New York City

  • 1938 King Zog of Albania marries Countess Geraldine of Hungary

Bhumibol Adulyadej

1950 King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand marries Mon Rajawongse Sirikit at Sra Pathum Palace after a quiet engagement in Lausanne, Switzerland July 19, 1949.

Rupert Murdoch

1967 Media proprietor Rupert Murdoch (36) weds second wife journalist Anna Torv (22) (divorced 1999)

Alan Sugar

1968 Business magnate Alan Sugar (21) weds hairdresser Ann Simons in Great Portland Street Synagogue, London