Famous Weddings & Divorces in 1925

Famous Weddings

Gloria Swanson

Jan 28 Actress Gloria Swanson (25) weds aristocrat Henri de la Falaise (26) in Paris, France

Jack Dempsey

Feb 7 Heavyweight boxing champ Jack Dempsey (29) weds actress Estelle Taylor (30)

Hans Frank

Apr 2 Lawyer Hans Frank (24) weds secretary Brigitte Herbst (29) in Munich, Germany

Vladimir Nabokov

Apr 15 Russian writer ("Lolita") Vladimir Nabokov (26) marries fellow Russian writer Vera Evseevna Slonim (23) in Berlin

Samuel Goldwyn

Apr 23 Film producer Samuel Goldwyn (42) weds actress Frances Howard (21)

Moe Howard

Jun 7 Three Stooges leader Moe Howard (28) weds Helen Schonberger

Margaret Mitchell

Jul 4 American writer ("Gone With The Wind") Margaret Mitchell (24) marries 2nd husband John Marsh (29)

Walt Disney

Jul 13 Film producer and co-founder of Walt Disney Productions Walt Disney (23) weds Lillian Bounds (26) at Lewiston's Episcopal Church of the Nativity in Lewiston, Idaho

John Maynard Keynes

Aug 4 British economist John Maynard Keynes (42) weds Russian ballerina Lydia Lopokova (33)

Zhou Enlai

Aug 8 China's Premier Zhou Enlai (27) weds Deng Yingchao (21) in Guangzhou

James Chadwick

Aug 11 Physicist James Chadwick (33) weds Aileen Stewart-Brown

Lester B. Pearson

Aug 22 Prime Minister of Canada Lester B. Pearson (28) weds teacher Maryon Elspeth Moody (23)

Kate Sheppard

Aug 25 Suffragette Kate Sheppard (78) weds printer and author William Sidney Lovell-Smith (72) in Christchurch, New Zealand

Earl Warren

Oct 4 Jurist Earl Warren (34) weds Nina Elisabeth Palmquist Meyers


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Famous Divorces

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

Aug 5 Turkish President Mustafa Kemal Ataturk (44) divorces wife Latife Hanim after 2 years of marriage