Historical Figures Married and Divorced in 1771

Weddings in History

Thomas Paine

Mar 26 Political activist Thomas Paine (34) weds second wife Elizabeth Ollive

Louis XVIII

May 14 King of France Louis XVIII weds princess Maria Giuseppina of Savoy at the Palace of Versailles

  • Dec 16 Chemist Antione Lavoisier (28) marries Marie-Anne Paulze (13), the couple go on to make major discoveries in chemistry together