Weddings & Divorces in History on July 8

Weddings in History

  • 1290 Princess Margaret (15), daughter of Edward I of England marries Duke Brabant John II (14) at Westminster Abbey, London
  • 1551 Willem of Orange weds countess Anna van Egmond & Buren

George Canning

1800 Prime Minister of UK George Canning (30) weds heiress Joan Scott

Ada Lovelace

1835 Mathematician Ada Lovelace [Ada Byron] (19) weds Earl of Lovelace, William King (30)

Warren G. Harding

1891 Future US President Warren G. Harding (25) weds publisher Florence DeWolfe (30) in Marion, Ohio

  • 1972 English Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester marries Birgitte of Deurs (Henriksen)