On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces in 1928

Famous Weddings

Ansel Adams

Jan 2 Photographer Ansel Adams (25) weds Virginia Best in Yosemite Valley

Mary Astor

Feb 26 Actress Mary Astor (21) weds director Kenneth Hawks (30) at her family home in Moorcrest

Oskar Schindler

Mar 6 Industrialist Oskar Schindler (19) weds Emilie Schindler (20) in Svitavy, Czech Republic

  • Jun 15 "King Kong" actress Fay Wray (20) weds playwright-screenwriter John Monk Saunders (30)

Thomas E. Dewey

Jun 16 New York Governor Thomas E. Dewey (26) weds stage actress Frances Eileen Hutt

Enrico Fermi

Jul 19 Physicist Enrico Fermi (26) weds writer Laura Capon in Rome, Italy

Frank Lloyd Wright

Aug 25 Architect Frank Lloyd Wright (61) weds dancer and writer Olga Ivanovna