On This Day

Historical Figures Married and Divorced in 1945

Weddings in History

Wedding of Interest

Jan 6 Future 41st US President George H. W. Bush (20) weds Barbara Pierce (19) at the First Presbyterian Church in Rye, New York

Adolf Hitler

Apr 29 Adolf Hitler (56) marries Eva Braun (33) in the Führerbunker, Berlin

Wedding of Interest

May 22 American paranormal investigator Lorraine Moran (18) weds partner Ed Warren (18)

Kurt Vonnegut

Sep 1 Author Kurt Vonnegut Jr. (23) weds childhood sweetheart Jane Marie Cox

Malcolm Forbes

Sep 21 Publisher Malcolm Forbes (26) weds Roberta Remsen Laidlaw

Wedding of Interest

Oct 22 Argentine military officer and politician Juan Perón (50) weds actress Eva Duarte (26) at a civil ceremony in Junin

Jackson Pollock

Oct 25 Painter Jackson Pollock (33) weds painter Lee Krasner (27)

Divorces in History

Ernest Hemingway

Dec 21 American author and journalist "The Old Man and the Sea" Ernest Hemingway and journalist Martha Gellhorn divorce after 5 years of marriage.