On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on August 16

Weddings in History

  • 1290 Charles of Valois, son of King Philip III of France weds Margaret of Anjou, daughter of King Charles II of Naples
  • 1477 Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor, weds Mary of Burgundy, the heiress to the Duchy of Burgundy in Ghent, Belgium
  • 2011 Fashion designer Michael Kors (51) weds Lance LePere in Southampton, New York