On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History in 1914

Weddings in History

  • Jan 14 Danish "Out of Africa" author Karen Blixen (28), pen name Isak Dinesen marries her 2nd cousin Baron Hans von Blixen-Finecke

LoveWedding of Interest

Apr 20 Poet and critic Ezra Pound (28) weds Dorothy Shakespear

  • May 7 28th US President Woodrow Wilson's daughter Eleanor marries in The White House

LoveWedding of Interest

Jul 13 British poet and novelist D. H. Lawrence (28) weds Frieda Weekley (34) after obtaining Frieda's divorce from her 1st husband

LoveWedding of Interest

Jul 21 Fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli (23) marries Wilhelm Frederick Wendt de Kerlor (30) in London

Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli
Fashion Designer
Elsa Schiaparelli

LoveWedding of Interest

Jul 29 Mountain climber George Mallory (28) weds Ruth Dixon Turner

Mountain Climber George Mallory
Mountain Climber
George Mallory

LoveWedding of Interest

Oct 7 44th US Ambassador to the United Kingdom Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr. (26) weds John F. Fitzgerald's daughter, Rose Fitzgerald (24)

Kennedy Family Matriarch Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy
Kennedy Family Matriarch
Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy
Patriarch of the Kennedy family Joseph P. Kennedy
Patriarch of the Kennedy family
Joseph P. Kennedy
  • Dec 24 Agatha Miller (later best selling detective author) marries aviator Archibald Christie