On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on June 27

Weddings in History

  • 1524 Earl Henry III of Nassau weds Mencia de Medoza, 16-years old marquess

LoveWedding of Interest

1895 Journalist Ida B. Wells marries attorney Ferdinand L. Barnett at Bethel AME Church in Chicago

Civil Rights Leader, Journalist and Suffragist Ida B. Wells
Civil Rights Leader, Journalist and Suffragist
Ida B. Wells

LoveWedding of Interest

1948 American handheld calculator inventor Jack Kilby (24) weds Barbara Annegers

Engineer and Computer Scientist Jack Kilby
Engineer and Computer Scientist
Jack Kilby
  • 1998 Prince Michael of Greece daughter Princess Alexandra (29) weds perfume executive Nicolas Mirzayantz (37) in Torcello Island
  • 2016 27th and present titular Maharaja of Mysore Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar (34) weds Trishika Kumari Singh in Mysore, India