On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces in December 1936

Famous Weddings

Billy Wilder

Dec 22 Filmmaker Billy Wilder (30) weds first wife Judith Coppicus

Wedding of Interest

Dec 24 Paleoanthropologist Mary Nicol (23) weds archaeologist Louis Leakey (33) in England

  • Dec 28 British best-selling romantic author Barbara Cartland (35) marries 2nd husband Hugh McCorquodale

Bronko Nagurski

Dec 28 Football player Bronko Nagurski (28) weds childhood sweetheart Eileen Kane in International Falls, Minnesota