On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on July 26

Weddings in History

John Quincy Adams

1797 US President John Quincy Adams (29) weds Louisa Johnson (22) at All Hallows Barking parish in London

John Abbott

1849 Prime Minister of Canada John Abbott (28) weds Mary Bethune at bride's parents home

Marie Curie

1895 Physicist and chemist Maria Skłodowska (27) weds physicist Pierre Curie (36) in Sceaux, France

Isaac Asimov

1942 Science fiction author Isaac Asimov (22) weds Gertrude Blugerman in Brooklyn, New York

  • 2013 Goo Goo Dolls frontman John Rzeznik (47) weds Melina Gallo at Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, California
  • 2014 Actress Piper Perabo (37) weds director Stephen Kay in NYC, New York