Weddings & Divorces in History on January 10

Weddings in History

Jules Verne

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

Wyatt Earp

1870 American lawman Wyatt Earp (21) weds Urilla Sutherland (20) in Lamar, Missouri, until her death in August of the same year

Henri Matisse

1898 Painter Henri Matisse (28) weds Amélie Noellie Parayre

T. S. Eliot

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

  • 1967 Dutch Princess Margret marries Pieter van Vollenhoven

Divorces in History

Napoléon Bonaparte

1810 French church annuls marriage of Napoleon I and Empress Joséphine