On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces in 1901

Famous Weddings

Charlotte Cooper

Jan 12 Tennis champ Charlotte Cooper (30) weds solicitor Alfred Sterry

Anton Chekhov

May 25 Anton Chekhov (41), Russian physician, dramatist and author marries actress Olga Knipper (31)

John D. Rockefeller Jr

Oct 9 Philanthropist John D. Rockefeller Jr (27) weds Abby Aldrich in Warwick Neck, Rhode Island