On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on May 28

Weddings in History

  • 1894 Belgium Princess Josephine marries Prince Karl von Hohenzollern

Harry Reasoner

1988 American journalist Harry Reasoner (65) weds American insurance executive Lois Harriett Weber(44) at the United Church of Christ in Humboldt, Iowa

Bernie Sanders

1988 Vermont's US Senator Bernie Sanders (46) weds American social worker Jane O'Meara Driscoll (38) in Burlington, Vermont

  • 1989 Delta Burke (Designing Women) weds Gerald McRaney (Major Dad)
  • 2016 The daughter of the duke of Wellington Lady Charlotte Anne Wellesley weds financier Alejandro Santo Domingo (39) in Íllora, Spain

Divorces in History

Divorce of Interest

1533 The Archbishop of Canterbury voids the marriage of King Henry VIII of England and Anne Boleyn