On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on January 10

Weddings in History

  • 1430 Duke Philip the Good marries Isabella of Portugal

LoveWedding of Interest

1857 Novelist Jules Verne (28) weds Honorine de Viane Morel

Novelist Jules Verne
Jules Verne

LoveWedding of Interest

1870 Deputy sheriff Wyatt Earp (21) weds Urilla Sutherland in Lamar, Texas

Frontier lawman Wyatt Earp
Frontier lawman
Wyatt Earp

LoveWedding of Interest

1898 Painter Henri Matisse (28) weds Amélie Noellie Parayre

Impressionist Painter Henri Matisse
Impressionist Painter
Henri Matisse

LoveWedding of Interest

1957 Poet T. S. Eliot (68) marries his 2nd wife editor Esmé Valerie Fletcher (30)

Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate T. S. Eliot
Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate
T. S. Eliot
  • 1967 Dutch Princess Margret marries Pieter van Vollenhoven

Divorces in History

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1810 French church annuls marriage of Napoleon I and Empress Joséphine

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte