On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces on October 15

Famous Weddings

Beatrix Potter

1913 Author Beatrix Potter (47) weds solicitor William Heelis at St Mary Abbots in Kensington, London

Graham Greene

1927 Writer Graham Greene (23) weds Vivien Dayrell-Browning at St. Mary's Church in Hampstead, North London

Wedding of Interest

1948 38th US President Gerald Ford (35) weds department store fashion consultant Elizabeth (Betty) Bloomer Warren (30) at Grace Episcopal Church in Grand Rapids

Mary Travers

1963 American folk singer Mary Travers (26) weds American portrait photographer Barry Feinstein (32); divorce in 1967

Rod Taylor

1980 Actor Rod Taylor (50) weds Carol Kikumura

Shannen Doherty

2011 "Charmed" TV actress Shannen Doherty (40) weds photographer Kurt Iswarienko (37) in Malibu

  • 2016 Former "Glee" actress Dianna Agron (30) weds Mumford & Sons banjo player Winston Marshall (27) in Morocco
  • 2016 "The Flash" actor Robbie Amell (28) weds actress Italia Ricci (29) in downtown Los Angeles

Famous Divorces

  • 1993 Guardian Angel Lisa Evers Sliwa files for divorce from Curtis Sliwa

Darryl Strawberry

1993 Baseball player Darryl Strawberry (31) divorces Lisa Andrews after more than 8 years of marriage

Drew Barrymore

2002 Comedian Tom Green (30) divorces actress Drew Barrymore (26) due to irreconcilable differences after less than a year of marriage