On This Day

Musicians Married and Divorced in 1889

Weddings in Music

Ignacy Jan Paderewski

May 31 Polish pianist, and politician Ignacy Jan Paderewski (38) weds Polish baroness, social activist, and humanitaran Helena Maria von Rosen (32) in Warsaw

Fridtjof Nansen

Sep 6 Explorer Fridtjof Nansen (27) weds mezzo-soprano singer Eva Nansen (30)