On This Day

Musicians Married and Divorced on March 28

Weddings in Music

LoveWedding of Interest

1837 German composer Felix Mendelssohn (27) marries Cécile Jeanrenaud (20)

Composer and Pianist Felix Mendelssohn
Composer and Pianist
Felix Mendelssohn

LoveWedding of Interest

1948 Musician Nat King Cole (29) weds jazz singer Maria Hawkins (25) at Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, New York

Musician Nat King Cole
Nat King Cole

LoveWedding of Interest

1957 Jazz musician Billie Holiday (41) weds mob enforcer Louis McKay

Jazz Musician Billie Holiday
Jazz Musician
Billie Holiday