On This Day

Musicians Married and Divorced in 1918

Weddings in Music

Louis Armstrong

Mar 19 Jazz musician Louis Armstrong (17) weds Daisy Parker (21)

Duke Ellington

Jul 2 Jazz orchestra band leader Duke Ellington (19) weds high school sweetheart Edna Thompson

Pablo Picasso

Jul 12 Artist Pablo Picasso (36) marries ballet dancer Olga Khokhlova (27)

Enrico Caruso

Aug 18 Italian tenor Enrico Caruso (45) weds socialite Dorothy Benjamin (25)