On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces in 1918

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Mar 19 Jazz musician Louis Armstrong (17) weds Daisy Parker (21)

Jazz Musician Louis Armstrong
Jazz Musician
Louis Armstrong

LovePerson of Interest

Apr 12 American Playwright Eugene O'Neill marries second wife novelist Agnes Boulton

Playwright Eugene O'Neill
Playwright
Eugene O'Neill

LoveWedding of Interest

Jul 2 Jazz orchestra band leader Duke Ellington (19) weds high school sweetheart Edna Thompson

Jazz Musician and Composer Duke Ellington
Jazz Musician and Composer
Duke Ellington

LoveWedding of Interest

Jul 12 Artist Pablo Picasso (36) marries ballet dancer Olga Khokhlova (27)

Painter Pablo Picasso
Painter
Pablo Picasso

LovePerson of Interest

Aug 18 Italian tenor Enrico Caruso (45) weds socialite Dorothy Benjamin (25)

Operatic Tenor Enrico Caruso
Operatic Tenor
Enrico Caruso

LovePerson of Interest

Sep 17 Abbott and Costello's Bud Abbott (22) weds Betty Smith

Comedian and Actor Bud Abbott
Comedian and Actor
Bud Abbott

LoveWedding of Interest

Oct 23 Actor Charlie Chaplin (29) weds Mildred Harris (17)

Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker Charlie Chaplin
Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker
Charlie Chaplin

LoveWedding of Interest

Dec 17 Philippine Senator (and later 2nd President) Manuel L. Quezon (40) weds first cousin Aurora Aragon (30) in Hong Kong

2nd President of the Philippines Manuel L. Quezon
2nd President of the Philippines
Manuel L. Quezon

LoveWedding of Interest

Dec 30 Gangster Al Capone (19) marries Mae Josephine Coughlin, mother of his child

Gangster Al Capone
Gangster
Al Capone