Famous Weddings & Divorces on June 13

Famous Weddings

Martin Luther

1525 Martin Luther marries Katharina von Bora, against the celibacy rule decreed by the Roman Catholic Church for priests and nuns.

Charles I

1625 English king Charles I marries French princess Henrietta Maria at Canterbury cathedral in Canterbury, England

Alfred Tennyson

1850 Poet Alfred Tennyson (40) weds Emily Sellwood (36)

Frederick Law Olmsted

1859 Landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted (37) weds Mary Cleveland

Owen D. Young

1898 US diplomat Owen D. Young weds Josephine Sheldon Edmonds in Southbridge, Massachusetts

Margaret Hamilton

1931 American actress Margaret Hamilton (28) weds landscape architect Paul Meserve

Maureen O'Hara

1939 Actress Maureen O'Hara (19) secretly marries film producer George H. Brown in Harrow, England, before leaving for Hollywood (annulled 1941)

  • 1945 "Three Smart Girls" actress Deanna Durbin (23) weds film writer, producer and actor Felix Jackson at The Little Church Of The West in Las Vegas
  • 1999 CNBC anchor-reporter Maria Bartiromo (31) weds son of multimillionaire financier Saul Steinberg, Jonathan Steinberg (34) in Long Island, New York
  • 2013 Model and actress Joanna Krupa (34) weds businessman Romain Zago in Southern California
  • 2015 Swedish Prince Carl Philip (36) weds former model Sofia Hellqvist at Slottskyrkan Royal Chapel in Stockholm

Michael Phelps

2016 Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps (30) weds former Miss California USA Nicole Johnson (30) in Paradise Valley, Arizona

Famous Divorces

Bill Murray

2008 Actor Bill Murray (57) divorces costume designer Jennifer Butler (42) due to abuse and infidelity after 10 years of marriage