On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces in 1935

Famous Weddings

Hermann Goering

Apr 10 Nazi politician Hermann Goering (42) weds Emmy Sonnemann (42) in Berlin

Ben Hogan

Apr 14 PGA golfer Ben Hogan (22) weds Valerie Fox in Cleburne, Texas

  • May 24 Swedish princess Ingrid marries Danish crown prince Frederik (IX)

Edith Piaf

Aug 19 French singer Édith Piaf (19) weds Andrew Johnseppe in Belleville, Paris

Stan Laurel

Sep 28 Comedian Stan Laurel (45) marries 2nd wife actress Virginia Ruth Rogers

  • Oct 8 American bandleader Ozzie Nelson marries American band singer Harriet Hilliard (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet)
  • Nov 6 English Prince Henry weds Alice Montagu-Douglas-Scott

Jane Wyatt

Nov 9 "Magnificent Obsession" actress Jane Wyatt (24) weds investment broker Edgar Bethune Ward in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Percy Lavon Julian

Dec 24 Chemist Percy Lavon Julian weds sociologist Anna Roselle Johnson


Famous Divorces

Mary Astor

Apr 12 Actress Mary Astor (28) divorces Dr. Franklyn Thorpe after 4 years of marriage