Weddings & Divorces in History on July 25

Weddings in History

Philip II of Spain

1554 Mary I of England (37) marries Prince Philip of Spain (27) (later Philip II) at Winchester Cathedral, England

Charles Babbage

1814 Inventor Charles Babbage (21) weds Georgina Whitmore at St. Michael's Church in Devon, England

William Gladstone

1839 British PM William Gladstone (29) weds Catherine Glynne (27) in England

Divorces in History

John Kerry

1988 Heiress Julia Stimson Thorne (43) divorces politician John Kerry (44) after 18 years of marriage