Historical Figures Married and Divorced in 1977

Weddings in History

Joe Biden

Jun 17 US Senator Joe Biden of Delaware (34) weds teacher Jill Jacobs (26) at the Chapel at the United Nations in New York City

  • Sep 30 "Harry "Rabbit" Angstrom" author John Updike (45) weds Martha Bernhard

George W. Bush

Nov 5 Future Texas governor and 43rd US President George W. Bush (31) weds Laura Welch (31) at The First United Methodist Church in Midland, Texas

Shirley Chisholm

Nov 26 Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (53) weds businessman Arthur Hardwick Jr at the Sheraton Inn in Cheektowaga, New York

Michelle Bachelet

Dec 23 Future President of Chile Michelle Bachelet (26) weds architect Jorge Dávalos


Divorces in History

  • Jun 9 George & Patti Harrison divorce
  • Sep 11 TV's Rhoda gets divorced