On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on September 16

Weddings in History

  • 1862 Liliuokalani, Queen of Hawaii (1891-93) marries John Owen Dominis
  • 1990 101 year old Sam Ackerman weds 95 year old Eva in New Rochelle NY

Stephen Hawking

1995 Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking (53) weds nurse Elaine Mason

Ken Jennings

2000 Jeopardy game show winner Ken Jennings (26) weds Mindy Boam

  • 2006 Aga Khan's son Prince Hussain weds Kristin White on the grounds of Chateau de Chantilly in France