Famous Weddings & Divorces on March 29

Famous Weddings

Mary Wollstonecraft

1797 Writer Mary Wollstonecraft marries philopher and journalist William Godwin

John Tyler

1813 John Tyler (23) later 10th US President, marries 1st wife Letitia Christian Tyler (22)

Ginger Rogers

1929 American actress and dancer Ginger Rogers (17) weds her dancing partner Jack Pepper (26); divorce in 1931

Clark Gable

1939 "Gone With The Wind" actor Clark Gable (37) weds actress Carole Lombard (30) at the rectory of Saint John's Methodist Episcopal Church in Kingman, Arizona

John Steinbeck

1943 Author John Steinbeck (41) weds Gwyndolyn Conger

Peter Agre

1975 Molecular biologist Peter Agre (26) weds Mary Macgill

Tony Blair

1980 77th Prime Minister of UK Tony Blair (26) weds barrister and lecturer Cherie Booth

  • 1997 Actor Harry Hamlin weds actress Lisa Rinna
  • 2008 Biggest Loser contestant Amy Hildreth (28) weds Marty Wolff (27) in Charleston, South Carolina
  • 2015 "Shahs of Sunset" actor Mike Shouhed weds Jessica Parido at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles