On This Day

Historical Figures Married and Divorced in 1993

Weddings in History

Mitch McConnell

Feb 6 US Senator Mitch McConnell (51) weds economist Elaine Chao

  • Mar 20 Talk show host Morton Downey Jr (59) weds producer Lori Krebs (29) in Bellmore, New York
  • Apr 18 Beirut-hostage Terry Anderson marries Madeleine Bassil

Naruhito

Jun 9 Japanese Crown Prince Naruhito weds Masaka Owada

  • Jun 10 Abdullah II of Jordan (31) weds Rania Al-Yassin (22) in Amman, Jordan
  • Jun 19 Mandy Smith (Bill Wyman's ex-wife) weds Pat van den Hauwe
  • Jul 3 Prince Alois of Liechtenstein weds Duchess Sophie of Bavaria
  • Aug 14 Dr William Masters (78) weds college sweetheart Geraldine Oliver (76)
  • Aug 14 Shari Beadley weds Christopher Martin (Kid 'n Play)
  • Oct 3 Evangelist Tammy Faye Bakker (52) weds Roe Messner (58)
  • Oct 8 Queen Elizabeth's nephew Viscount Linley (32) weds Serena Stanhope (24) at St. Margaret’s Church in London
  • Oct 10 Ted Kennedy Jr (32) weds psychiatrist Katherine Gershman (34)
  • Nov 26 Political strategist for President Clinton's campaign and political commentator James Carville (49) weds Republican political pundit Mary Matalin (40) in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Dec 18 General Hospital co-stars Kristina Malandro & Jack Wagner wed

Divorces in History

Salman Rushdie

Mar 2 Novelist Salman Rushdie (Satanic Verses) divorces Marianne Wiggins

  • Mar 5 Former Washington, D.C. Mayor Marion Barry divorces his wife Effi
  • Apr 23 Motley Crue's Mike Mars files for divorce from Emi-Canyn
  • Jun 23 Lindsay Wagner (Bionic Woman) files for divorce from Lawrence Mortorff
  • Jul 20 Joe Petruzzi files for divorce from Annabella Sciorra (Jungle Fever)
  • Oct 15 Guardian Angel Lisa Evers Sliwa files for divorce from Curtis Sliwa
  • Nov 4 Nia Peeples files for divorce from Howard Hewett