On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in Sport on April 30

Weddings in Sport

Walter Hagen

1923 Golfer champion Walter Hagen (30) weds Edna Straus at the Hotel Biltmore in New York

Donald Bradman

1932 Australian Test cricket batsman Don Bradman (23) weds Jessie Martha Menzies at St Paul's Anglican Church in Burwood, Sydney

Jacques Plante

1949 Ice hockey goaltender Jacques Plante (20) weds Jacqueline Gagne in Quebec, Canada

  • 1960 American Olympic men's figure skating gold medallist (1956) Hayes Alan Jenkins marries Olympic women's champion Carol Heiss in NYC, NY

Pele

1994 Soccer great Pele (53) weds psychologist Assiria Seixas Lemos (36)