On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on August 14

Weddings in History


LoveWedding of Interest

1756 Frontiersman Daniel Boone (21) weds Rebecca Bryan (17) in Yadkin River, North Carolina

Frontiersman and Explorer Daniel Boone
Frontiersman and Explorer
Daniel Boone

LoveWedding of Interest

1952 UK Prime Minister Anthony Eden (55) weds UK prime minister's niece Clarissa Spencer-Churchill (32) in a civil ceremony at Caxton Hall, London

British Prime Minister Anthony Eden
British Prime Minister
Anthony Eden
  • 1956 Writer Iris Murdoch (37) marries academic John Bayley (31)
  • 1993 Dr William Masters (78) weds college sweetheart Geraldine Oliver (76)
  • 1993 Shari Beadley weds Christopher Martin (Kid 'n Play)