On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces on April 1

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

1778 Poet Phillis Wheatley (24) weds grocer and advocate for black rights John Peters

  • 1959 American sci-fi writer "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?" Philip K Dick marries 3rd wife Anne Williams Rubinstein

LovePerson of Interest

1961 American televangelist Jim Bakker (21) marries Christian singer Tammy Faye (19)

Televangelist Jim Bakker
Jim Bakker

LoveWedding of Interest

1984 Filmmaker Joel Coel marries actress Frances McDormand

  • 1993 Stephane Powers weds Patrick de la Chenais
  • 2006 Miss Costa Rica 2001 Piarella Peralta weds Dutch banker Tiemo Wesseling at Iglesia de Orosi in the Cartago province of Costa Rica
  • 2006 Miss Puerto Rico 2003 Joyceline Montero weds architect Hansell Bajuelo at la Iglesia de la Misericordia in Guaynabo City
  • 2014 Media personality Willard Scott (80) weds Paris Keena in Fort Myers, Florida

Famous Divorces

  • 1990 Guns & Roses' Duff divorces Mandy Brix, lead singer for Lame Flames