On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on August 30

Weddings in History

Ellen G. White

1846 Author and Christian pioneer Ellen G. White (18) weds preacher James Springer White (25) in Portland, Maine

  • 1953 Future NYC mayor David Dinkins marries Joyce Burrows in NYC
  • 2003 Daughter of Paul McCartney and fashion designer Stella McCartney (31) weds British publisher Alasdhair Willis on the 300-acre Gothic Estate in Scotland's Isle of Bute
  • 2005 "Squeeze" band founder Jools Holland (47) weds sculptor Christabel McEwen at St. James Church in Cooling, Kent, England

Warren Buffett

2006 Billionaire Warren Buffett (76) weds longtime companion Astrid Menks (60) in Omaha