Famous Weddings & Divorces on February 10

Famous Weddings

Queen Victoria

1840 British Queen Victoria (20) marries her cousin Albert (20) of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, later the Prince Consort at St James' Palace

Millard Fillmore

1858 US President Millard Fillmore (58) weds Caroline Carmichael (43) in Albany, New York

  • 1863 P. T. Barnum stages wedding of Tom Thumb & Mercy Lavinia Warren, both midgets, in NYC

Herbert Hoover

1899 Future US President Herbert Hoover (24) marries college sweetheart Lou Henry (24) in Monterey California

Cary Grant

1934 British-born actor "North by Northwest" Cary Grant (30) weds "City Lights" actress Virginia Cherrill (26)

Jackie Robinson

1946 1st black pro-baseball player Jackie Robinson marries Rachel Isum

Mohammad Reza Pahlavi

1951 Shah of Persia Mohammad Reza Pahlavi (31) marries actress Soraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiary (19)

Bob Marley

1966 Reggae Musician Bob Marley (21) marries fellow musician Rita Anderson (19)

Julius Erving

1974 NBA player Julius Erving (23) weds model Turquoise Brown at Waldorf

Weird Al Yankovic

2001 American parody singer and accordionist Weird Al Yankovic (41) weds American marketing executive Suzanne Krajewski (41)

  • 2006 "Creed" former lead singer Scott Stapp (32) weds Miss New York USA 2004 winner Jaclyn Nesheiwat (25) in Miami

Famous Divorces

Kelsey Grammer

2011 Former Playboy model Camille Donatacci (42) divorces "Frasier" actor-comedian Kelsey Grammer (56) due to irreconcilable differences after 14 years of marriage