Famous Weddings & Divorces on October 20

Famous Weddings

Benjamin Harrison

1853 23rd US President Benjamin Harrison (20) weds music teacher Caroline Scott (21)

Enid Blyton

1943 British Children's writer Enid Blyton marries 2nd husband surgeon Kenneth Fraser Darrell Waters at City of Westminster registry office, London

Phyllis Schlafly

1949 American constitutional lawyer Phyllis Stewart (25) weds attorney John Fred Schlafly, Jr.

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

1968 Jacqueline Kennedy marries Greek shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis on the island of Scorpios

William Shatner

1973 Canadian "Star Trek" actor William Shatner (42) weds Marcy Lafferty; divorce in 1996

Ben Bradlee

1978 Journalist Ben Bradlee (57) weds fellow journalist Sally Quinn (37)

Rand Paul

1990 US Senator Rand Paul (27) weds freelance writer Kelley Ashby

Clint Black

1991 American actress Lisa Hartman (35) weds American country singer Clint Black (29)

Christina Applegate

2001 Actor Johnathon Schaech (32) weds actress Christina Applegate (29) at the three-acre Cree Estate in Palm Springs, California

  • 2005 Prince Floris of Orange-Nassau, van Vollenhoven (30) weds Aimee Sohngen (28) in a civil ceremony at the Stadhuis in Naarden, Netherlands
  • 2006 "Liberty X" member Michelle Heaton (27) weds Pop Idol's Andy Scott-Lee (26) in Hertfordshire, England

Emmanuel Macron

2007 Future French President Emmanuel Macron (30) marries teacher Brigitte Trogneux (54)

  • 2012 American "Clueless" actress Elisa Donovan (41) weds American investment banker Charlie Bigelow (36) on a outdoor ceremony on the Vineyard Lawn at The Carmel Valley Ranch in Carmel, California
  • 2013 Actor Rider Strong (33) weds actress Alexandra Barreto (31) in Oregon

Kelly Clarkson

2013 American singer and television personality Kelly Clarkson (31) weds talent manager Brandon Blackstock at Blackberry Farm in Walland, Tennessee; divorce 2021