On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in History on September 5

Weddings in History

  • 1725 French King Louis XV marries Polish princess Mary Lesczynski

LoveWedding of Interest

1959 Motorcycle daredevil Evel Knievel (20) weds Linda Joan Bork

Motorcycle Daredevil Evel Knievel
Motorcycle Daredevil
Evel Knievel

LoveWedding of Interest

1968 Author Ken Follett (19) weds Mary Emma Ruth Elson

Author Ken Follett
Ken Follett

LoveWedding of Interest

1970 Producer Dick Wolf (23) weds Susan Scranton

Crime Drama TV Producer Dick Wolf
Crime Drama TV Producer
Dick Wolf
  • 1992 Andrew "Dice" Clay marries his long time partner Trinie

Divorces in History

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1980 Lawyer Kathleen St. Johns divorces best-selling author Michael Crichton (37) after nearly 2 years of marriage