On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces on March 19

Famous Weddings

Louis Armstrong

1918 Jazz musician Louis Armstrong (17) weds Daisy Parker (21)

  • 1924 American poet e.e. (Edward Estlin) Cummings marries first wife Elaine Orr. The marriage lasts less than 9 months.

Aldous Huxley

1956 Author Aldous Huxley (62) weds musician and author Laura Archera (45)

Al Unser Jr.

1982 Race car driver Al Unser Jr (19) weds Shelley Unser

David Letterman

2009 Talk show host David Letterman (61) weds longtime girlfriend Regina Lasko (48) at a civil ceremony in Choteau, Montana

Famous Divorces

  • 1976 Princess Margaret separates from the Earl of Snowdon, after 16 years