On This Day

Historical Figures Married and Divorced in 1925

Weddings in History

Hans Frank

Apr 2 Lawyer Hans Frank (24) weds secretary Brigitte Herbst (29) in Munich, Germany

Vladimir Nabokov

Apr 15 Russian writer ("Lolita") Vladimir Nabokov (26) marries fellow Russian writer Vera Evseevna Slonim (23) in Berlin

Margaret Mitchell

Jul 4 American writer ("Gone With The Wind") Margaret Mitchell (24) marries 2nd husband John Marsh (29)

Zhou Enlai

Aug 8 China's Premier Zhou Enlai (27) weds Deng Yingchao (21) in Guangzhou

James Chadwick

Aug 11 Physicist James Chadwick (33) weds Aileen Stewart-Brown

Lester B. Pearson

Aug 22 Prime Minister of Canada Lester B. Pearson (28) weds teacher Maryon Elspeth Moody (23)

Kate Sheppard

Aug 25 Suffragette Kate Sheppard (78) weds printer and author William Sidney Lovell-Smith (72) in Christchurch, New Zealand

Earl Warren

Oct 4 Jurist Earl Warren (34) weds Nina Elisabeth Palmquist Meyers


Divorces in History

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

Aug 5 Turkish President Mustafa Kemal Ataturk (44) divorces wife Latife Hanim after 2 years of marriage