Famous Weddings & Divorces on February 11

Famous Weddings

  • 1638 Dutch countess Louise of Solms marries earl John of Brederode

Napoléon Bonaparte

1810 French leader Napoleon I marries 2nd wife Marie-Louise of Austria

George Marshall

1902 US military leader George Marshall (22) weds Elizabeth Carter Coles in San Antonio, Texas

Thomas Mann

1905 Novelist Thomas Mann (29) weds Katia Pringsheim (21) in Munich, Germany

Ringo Starr

1965 Beatle drummer Ringo Starr (25) weds British hairdresser Maureen Cox (18) at the Caxton Hall Register Office, London; divorce in 1975

Tom Stoppard

1972 Playwright Tom Stoppard (34) weds doctor and author Miriam Moore-Robinson (34)

Dave Righetti

1989 MLB pitcher Dave Righetti (30) weds Kandice Owen

Yannick Noah

1995 Tennis star Yannick Noah (34) weds Victoria's Secret model Heather Stewart-Whyte (25) in France

  • 2006 Mexican telenovela actor Guillermo Capetillo (47) weds model Tania Amezcua in Mixcoac, Mexico
  • 2017 Actor Bug Hall (32) weds Jill Marie DeGroff in Encino, California