On This Day

Historical Figures Married and Divorced in 1922

Weddings in History

Douglas MacArthur

Feb 14 Soldier Douglas MacArthur (42) marries 1st wife heiress Louise Cromwell Brooks (32)

  • Feb 28 English Princess Mary marries Viscount Lascelles at Westminster Abbey

Lord Mountbatten

Jul 18 British naval officer Louis Mountbatten (22) weds Lord Mount Temple's daughter Edwina Cynthia Annette Ashley (20) at St. Margaret's in Westminster, London

Margaret Mitchell

Sep 2 "Gone With The Wind" author Margaret Mitchell (21) weds Berrien "Red" Upshaw; divoce in 1924

Margaret Sanger

Sep 18 Nurse Margaret Sanger (43) weds James Noah Henry Slee in Bloomsbury, London


Divorces in History

Frank Lloyd Wright

Nov 13 Architect Frank Lloyd Wright (55) divorces socialite Catherine Tobin after 33 years of marriage