On This Day

Historical Figures Married and Divorced in 1942

Weddings in History

Indira Gandhi

Mar 26 Prime Minister of India Indira Gandhi (25) weds politician and journalist Feroze Gandhi (29) at Anand Bhavan

Jack Kirby

May 23 Comic book artist Jack Kirby (24) weds Roz Goldstein

  • Jun 21 Jacqueline Kennedy's mother Janet Bouvier marries Standard Oil heir Hugh Auchincloss

Isaac Asimov

Jul 26 Science fiction author Isaac Asimov (22) weds Gertrude Blugerman in Brooklyn, New York

Ben Bradlee

Aug 8 Journalist Ben Bradlee (20) weds Jean Saltonstall