On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces on April 6

Famous Weddings

Benjamin Harrison

1896 23rd US President Benjamin Harrison (63) weds Mary Scott (37) at St Thomas Protestant Episcopal Church in New York City

John Glenn

1943 US Marine Corps aviator and astronaut John Glenn (21) weds high school sweetheart Anna Margaret Castor

Ernie Banks

1953 MLB baseball player Ernie Banks (22) weds Mollye Louise

Anita Ekberg

1963 Actress Anita Ekberg (31) weds actor Rik Van Nutter (33) in Lugano, Switzerland

Rod Stewart

1979 Singer Rod Stewart & model Alana Collins wed

Alan Greenspan

1997 Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan (71) weds NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell (50) at Little Washington in Washington, Virginia

  • 2012 "Sex and the City" actor Chris Noth (57) weds actress Tara Wilson (30) in Hawaii

Famous Divorces

Divorce of Interest

2012 Actress and model Heidi Klum (39) divorces British soul and R&B singer-songwriter Seal (49) due to irreconcilable differences after almost seven years of marriage