On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces in October 1956

Famous Weddings

  • Oct 6 South African politician "Kobie" Coetsee marries Helena E Malan

Ken Rosewall

Oct 6 Tennis player champ Ken Rosewall (21) weds Wilma McIver at St John's Church of England Cathedral in Brisbane, Australia

Roger Maris

Oct 13 MLB player Roger Maris (22) weds high school sweetheart Pat Carvell at St. Anthony Padua Church