Weddings & Divorces in History on August 2

Weddings in History

Booker T. Washington

1882 US educational pioneer Booker T. Washington (26) weds Fanny Smith

Hermann Hesse

1904 Novelist Hermann Hesse (27) weds Maria Bernoulli

  • 1930 Laurence McKinley Gould (33), American Geologist and Polar Explorer weds Margaret ("Peg") Rice in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo

1968 Future President of the Philippines Gloria Macapagal (21) weds lawyer Jose Miguel Arroyo (22)