On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces on March 5

Famous Weddings

  • 1760 Princess Carolina marries Gen Charles Christian van Nassau-Weilburg
  • 1948 Actor Eli Wallach marries actress Anne Jackson

Famous Divorces

  • 1993 Former Washington, D.C. Mayor Marion Barry divorces his wife Effi

Mariah Carey

1998 Singer Mariah Carey and music mogul Tommy Mottola divorce after 2 years of marriage