On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on June 9

Weddings in History


LoveWedding of Interest

1660 French King Louis XIV (21) marries Maria Theresa of Spain (21) at Saint-Jean-de-Luz

The Sun King of France Louis XIV
The Sun King of France
Louis XIV
Queen of Louis XIV Maria Theresa of Spain
Queen of Louis XIV
Maria Theresa of Spain

LoveWedding of Interest

1908 Poet Joyce Kilmer (21) weds author Aline Murray (19)

LoveWedding of Interest

1936 Novelist and journalist George Orwell (33) weds Eileen Maud O'Shaugnessy (30) at St. Mary's Church

LoveWedding of Interest

1939 Medical researcher Jonas Salk (24) weds social worker Donna Lindsay

Medical Researcher and Virologist Jonas Salk
Medical Researcher and Virologist
Jonas Salk
  • 1990 Kerry Kennedy (daughter of Robert) & Andrew Coumo (Mario's son) wed

LovePerson of Interest

1993 Japanese crown prince Naruhito weds Masaka Owada

Emperor of Japan Naruhito
Emperor of Japan
Naruhito

Divorces in History

  • 1977 George & Patti Harrison divorce