On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces on January 6

Famous Weddings

Wedding of Interest

1759 US 1st President George Washington marries Martha Dandridge Custis at White House Plantation

Harriet Beecher Stowe

1836 Author Harriet Beecher (24) weds educator Calvin Ellis Stowe (33) in Cincinnati, Ohio

Albert Einstein

1903 Theoretical Physicist Albert Einstein (23) weds Mileva Maric

Wedding of Interest

1945 Future 41st US President George H. W. Bush (20) weds Barbara Pierce (19) at the First Presbyterian Church in Rye, New York