Weddings & Divorces in History on May 6

Weddings in History

  • 1476 Emperor Frederik III of Habsburg and Duke of Burgundy Charles the bold arrange the marriage of their children

George Eliot

1880 British novelist Mary Ann Evans (George Eliot) (60) weds Scottish banker John Cross (40) at George's, London

  • 1960 English Princess Margaret marries Antony Armstrong-Jones (later Lord Snowdon) at Westminster Abbey