On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on November 17

Weddings in History

Roger Sherman

1749 Founding Father of the United States Roger Sherman (28) weds first wife Elizabeth Hartwell in Massachusetts

Jack Kerouac

1950 Writer Jack Kerouac (28) weds Joan Haverty

  • 1978 Gerald Lascelles, British aristocrat and son of Princess Mary weds 2nd wife Elizabeth Collingwood in Vienna