On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces on December 19

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

1895 Poet Robert Frost (21) weds Elinor Miriam White in Lawrence, Massachusetts

LoveWedding of Interest

1912 Author Colette (39) weds "Le Matin" newspaper editor Henri de Jouvenel

Novelist and Performer Colette
Novelist and Performer
  • 1919 Composer and songwriter Cole Porter (28) weds socialite Linda Lee Thomas (36)

LoveWedding of Interest

1931 Propagandist Joseph Goebbels (34) weds Magda Ritschel (30) at Günther Quandt's farm in Mecklenburg, Germany

Nazi Minister of Propaganda and Information Joseph Goebbels
Nazi Minister of Propaganda and Information
Joseph Goebbels

LoveWedding of Interest

1975 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin (45) weds Beverly Zile

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin
Buzz Aldrin

LoveWedding of Interest

1987 Retired baseball catcher Johnny Bench (40) weds Laura Cwikowski

MLB Catcher Johnny Bench
MLB Catcher
Johnny Bench
  • 1998 Actress Vivica A. Fox (34) weds singer Christopher Harvest at the Park Plaza in Los Angeles, California
  • 2009 Actor and singer Kevin Jonas (22) weds Danielle Deleasa (23) at Oheka Castle in Huntington, New York

LoveWedding of Interest

2010 Guitar legend Carlos Santana (63) weds rock drummer Cindy Blackman (51) in Maui, Hawaii

Musician Carlos Santana
Carlos Santana

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

1995 Queen Elizabeth askes Prince Charles & Diana to divorce

Prince of Wales Prince Charles
Prince of Wales
Prince Charles