On This Day

Historical Figures Married and Divorced in 1982

Weddings in History

  • Jul 1 Over 2000 Unification Church couples marry at NYC Madison Square Garden
  • Jul 22 Biggest mass wedding, Rev Sun Myung Moon weds 2,200 couples in NYC

Sally Ride

Jul 24 Physicist and astronaut Sally Ride (31) weds astronaut Steven Hawley (30) in Salina, Kansas

Divorces in History

  • Dec 6 US Senator Ted & Joan Kennedy divorce