On This Day

Historical Figures Married and Divorced in 1934

Weddings in History

  • Jan 7 Dutch Princess Juliana marries German prince Bernhard von Lippe-Biesterfeld

Salvador Dali

Jan 30 Painter Salvador Dali (30) weds Gala Dali (39) in a civil ceremony in Paris

Kim Philby

Feb 24 High-ranking member of British intelligence Kim Philby (22) weds communist Litzi Friedmann in Vienna, Austria

Edward Teller

Feb 26 Theoretical physicist Edward Teller (25) weds Augusta Maria Harkanyi

Bảo Đại

Mar 20 Vietnam emperor Bảo Đại (20) weds empress Nam Phương (19) at the imperial city of Huế

Kenneth Patchen

Jun 28 Novelist Kenneth Patchen (22) weds Miriam Patchen in nearby Sharon, Pennsylvania

Syngman Rhee

Oct 8 South Korean President Syngman Rhee (59) weds Francesca Donner (34)

  • Nov 29 Prince George, Duke of Kent, weds princess Marina of Greece and Denmark