On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on November 5

Weddings in History

Ernest Hemingway

1940 American author and journalist "The Old Man and the Sea" Ernest Hemingway marries journalist Martha Gellhorn

James Herriot

1941 Writer and veterinary surgeon James Herriot (25) weds Joan Catherine Danbury

George W. Bush

1977 43rd US President George W. Bush (31) weds Laura Welch (31) at The First United Methodist Church in Midland, Texas