On This Day

Historical Figures Married and Divorced in 1885

Weddings in History

Woodrow Wilson

Jun 24 28th US President Woodrow Wilson (28) weds Presbyterian minister's daughter Ellen Louise Axson (25) in Savannah, Georgia

  • Aug 25 "Little House On The Prairie" author Laura Ingalls (18) weds Almonzo James Wilder (28)
  • Aug 29 Pulitzer Prize-winning American author (Age of Innocence) Edith Jones (23), marries Edward "Teddy" Wharton (36)