On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in Music on October 17

Weddings in Music


LoveWedding of Interest

1707 German composer Johann S Bach marries for the 1st time his cousin Maria Barbara Bach

LoveWedding of Interest

1945 Actress Ava Gardner (22) weds band leader Artie Shaw (35) in Hollywood

Actress Ava Gardner
Actress
Ava Gardner

LoveWedding of Interest

1952 Country music legend Hank Williams (29) weds Billie Jean Jones in Minden, Louisiana

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Hank Williams
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Hank Williams

LoveWedding of Interest

1968 Jazz trumpeter Quincy Jones Jr (35) weds actress Ulla Andersson (22)

Composer & Singer Quincy Jones Jr
Composer & Singer
Quincy Jones Jr

LoveWedding of Interest

1975 Bee Gees Maurice Gibb weds Yvonne Spencely

Bee Gees Guitarist Maurice Gibb
Bee Gees Guitarist
Maurice Gibb

LoveWedding of Interest

1982 Actor Robert Goulet (48) weds artist/writer Vera Novak in Las Vegas, Nevada

Singer and Actor Robert Goulet
Singer and Actor
Robert Goulet

LoveWedding of Interest

2009 Musician Trent Reznor (44) weds vocalist Mariqueen Maandig in Los Angeles

Musician Trent Reznor
Musician
Trent Reznor