On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on May 16

Weddings in History


LoveWedding of Interest

1770 Marie Antoinette (14) marries future King Louis XVI (15) of France

Queen of France Marie Antoinette
Queen of France
Marie Antoinette
King of France Louis XVI
King of France
Louis XVI

LoveWedding of Interest

1836 American writer Edgar Allan Poe (26) marries his 13-year-old cousin Virginia Clemm

  • 1981 Pretenders' Martin Chambers weds Tracy Atkinson