On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on September 23

Weddings in History

  • 1666 Princess Maria of Orange-Nassau marries Mauritius earl of Simmeren

LoveWedding of Interest

1862 Russian novelist and author of "War and Peace" Leo Tolstoy (34) marries Sophia Andreevna Behrs (18) daughter of a physician

Novelist Leo Tolstoy
Novelist
Leo Tolstoy

LoveWedding of Interest

1933 Gangster Sam Giancana (25) weds Angeline De Tolve

Gangster Sam Giancana
Gangster
Sam Giancana