On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on February 11

Weddings in History

  • 1638 Dutch countess Louise of Solms marries earl John of Brederode

LoveWedding of Interest

1810 French leader Napoleon I marries 2nd wife Marie-Louise of Austria

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

LoveWedding of Interest

1902 US military leader George Marshall (22) weds Elizabeth Carter Coles in San Antonio, Texas

Military Leader George Marshall
Military Leader
George Marshall

LoveWedding of Interest

1905 Novelist Thomas Mann (29) weds Katia Pringsheim (21) in Munich, Germany

Novelist Thomas Mann
Novelist
Thomas Mann

LoveWedding of Interest

1972 Playwright Tom Stoppard (34) weds doctor and author Miriam Moore-Robinson (34)

Playwright and Screenwriter Tom Stoppard
Playwright and Screenwriter
Tom Stoppard