Advanced search
 
134 results - showing 1 - 501 2 3
Ordering 
DayMonthYearEvent 
14March388
Intermarriage Between Jews and Christians Forbidden by Emperor Theodosius

Intermarriage Between Jews and Christians Forbidden by Emperor Theodosius

Featured
Hot
28December392
Emperor Theodosius I Decrees Jewish Marriage Customs are Now Abolished

Emperor Theodosius I Decrees Jewish Marriage Customs are Now Abolished

8May420
Christian Priests Forbidden from Living with Women Other than Wives & Immediate Family

Christian Priests Forbidden from Living with Women Other than Wives & Immediate Family

Featured
7June421
Emperor Theodosius II Marries Pagan Aelia Eudocia Augusta

Emperor Theodosius II Marries Pagan Aelia Eudocia Augusta

24April858
Election of Pope Nicholas I - Will Assert Independence of the Papacy

Election of Pope Nicholas I - Will Assert Independence of the Papacy

14February1076
Holy Roman Emperor Henry IV Excommunicated by Pope Gregory VII

Holy Roman Emperor Henry IV Excommunicated by Pope Gregory VII

Hot
24November1190
Conrad of Montferrat Marries a Reluctant Isabella

Conrad of Montferrat Marries a Reluctant Isabella

9November1225
Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II of Hohenstaufen Marries Yolanda of Jerusalem

Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II of Hohenstaufen Marries Yolanda of Jerusalem

Hot
2April1285
Election of Pope Honorius IV, Last Pope to Have Been Married

Election of Pope Honorius IV, Last Pope to Have Been Married

3April1287
Death of Pope Honorius IV

Death of Pope Honorius IV

19October1469
Marriage of Ferdinand II of Aragon and Isabella I of Castile

Marriage of Ferdinand II of Aragon and Isabella I of Castile

Featured
Hot
11June1509
King Henry VIII Weds Sister-in-Law Catherine of Aragon

King Henry VIII Weds Sister-in-Law Catherine of Aragon

Featured
Hot
2July1522
Ulrich Zwingli Demands End to Celibacy for Priests

Ulrich Zwingli Demands End to Celibacy for Priests

Hot
2April1524
Swiss Protestant Reformer Ulrich Zwingli, One Time Catholic Priest, Marries Long Time Love

Swiss Protestant Reformer Ulrich Zwingli, One Time Catholic Priest, Marries Long Time Love

13June1525
Martin Luther Marries Former Nun Katherine von Bora

Martin Luther Marries Former Nun Katherine von Bora

Featured
Hot
5January1531
Pope Clement VII Forbids Henry VII Re-Marrying

Pope Clement VII Forbids Henry VII Re-Marrying

25January1533
Henry VIII Secretly Marries Anne Boleyn

Henry VIII Secretly Marries Anne Boleyn

13April1534
Thomas More Fails to Agree to Validity of Marriage of King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn

Thomas More Fails to Agree to Validity of Marriage of King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn

Featured
30May1536
English King Henry VIII Marries Jane Seymour

English King Henry VIII Marries Jane Seymour

Hot
7December1539
Martin Luther Gives Philip I Permission to Marry Second Wife

Martin Luther Gives Philip I Permission to Marry Second Wife

14May1650
Death Penalty for Adultery Passed by British Parliament

Death Penalty for Adultery Passed by British Parliament

Featured
Hot
12October1810
First Oktoberfest Starts With Marriage of Crown Prince Ludwig and Princess Therese of Bavaria

First Oktoberfest Starts With Marriage of Crown Prince Ludwig and Princess Therese of Bavaria

Featured
Hot
3June1862
Morrill Anti-Bigamy Act Prohibits Polygamy in U.S. Territories

Morrill Anti-Bigamy Act Prohibits Polygamy in U.S. Territories

Featured
Hot
8July1862

Morrill Anti-Bigamy Act Targets Mormon Polygamy, Won't Be Enforced

7April1868
Brigham Young Marries Ann Eliza Webb, his 52nd Wife

Brigham Young Marries Ann Eliza Webb, his 52nd Wife

2October1871
Brigham Young is Arrested and Charged With 'Lascivious Cohabitation'

Brigham Young is Arrested and Charged With 'Lascivious Cohabitation'

Featured
Hot
2January1872
Brigham Young Stands Trial for Bigamy

Brigham Young Stands Trial for Bigamy

23June1874
Poland Act Gives Prosecution of Mormon Polygamy Higher Priority in U.S. Courts

Poland Act Gives Prosecution of Mormon Polygamy Higher Priority in U.S. Courts

Hot
23October1874
Mormon George Reynolds Indicted for Bigamy

Mormon George Reynolds Indicted for Bigamy

Featured
0March1875
Brigham Young Refuses Court Order to Pay Support to Wife Suing for Divorce

Brigham Young Refuses Court Order to Pay Support to Wife Suing for Divorce

30October1875
Mormon George Reynolds Indicted a Second Time for Bigamy

Mormon George Reynolds Indicted a Second Time for Bigamy

Featured
11April1876
Friedrich Nietzsche Proposes Marriage to Mathilde Trampedach in Geneva

Friedrich Nietzsche Proposes Marriage to Mathilde Trampedach in Geneva

Hot
6January1879

Supreme Court Upholds Conviction of Mormon George Reynolds

16February1882
Edmunds Act Passed by U.S, Senate Aimed Prosecuting Mormon Polygamy

Edmunds Act Passed by U.S, Senate Aimed Prosecuting Mormon Polygamy

23March1882
Edmunds Anti-Polygamy Act is Signed Making Polygamy a Federal Felony

Edmunds Anti-Polygamy Act is Signed Making Polygamy a Federal Felony

Featured
28January1885

Murphy v. Ramsey: Supreme Court Will Reject Challenge to the Edmunds Anti-Polygamy Act

Featured
23March1885
Murphy v. Ramsey: Edmunds Anti-Polygamy Act Challenged, Will Be Upheld

Murphy v. Ramsey: Edmunds Anti-Polygamy Act Challenged, Will Be Upheld

Hot
13May1885
Mormons Meet President Cleveland, Protest Prosecutions of Polygamists

Mormons Meet President Cleveland, Protest Prosecutions of Polygamists

19February1887
Congress Passes Revised Version of Edmunds-Tucker Bill to Undermine Mormon Church

Congress Passes Revised Version of Edmunds-Tucker Bill to Undermine Mormon Church

7April1889
Wilford Woodruff Elected Fourth President of Mormon Church

Wilford Woodruff Elected Fourth President of Mormon Church

24September1890
Polygamy is Officially Renounced by Mormon Church & President Wilford Woodruff

Polygamy is Officially Renounced by Mormon Church & President Wilford Woodruff

Featured
Hot
25September1890
Manifesto Released by Mormon President Wilford Woodruff on Abandoning Polygamy

Manifesto Released by Mormon President Wilford Woodruff on Abandoning Polygamy

Featured
Hot
6October1890
Mormon Church Adopts Wilford Woodruff's Manifesto Banning Polygamy

Mormon Church Adopts Wilford Woodruff's Manifesto Banning Polygamy

Featured
5January1893
Amnesty Declared For Mormons Who Violated Polygamy Laws

Amnesty Declared For Mormons Who Violated Polygamy Laws

16July1894
President Cleveland Signs Law Setting Conditions for Utah to Become a State

President Cleveland Signs Law Setting Conditions for Utah to Become a State

5November1895
Utah Voters Ratify Seventh Attempt at a State Constitution

Utah Voters Ratify Seventh Attempt at a State Constitution

2September1898
Death of Wilford Woodruff, Fourth President of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

Death of Wilford Woodruff, Fourth President of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

Hot
2August1907

Vatican: Catholic Marriages Only Valid When Performed by Catholic Priests

12September1922
Episcopal Church Votes to Remove Word 'Obey' From Brides' Marriage Vows

Episcopal Church Votes to Remove Word 'Obey' From Brides' Marriage Vows

Hot
1December1930
N.Y. Bishop Manning Stops Lecture by Judge Who Advocates Companionate Marriage

N.Y. Bishop Manning Stops Lecture by Judge Who Advocates Companionate Marriage

 
134 results - showing 1 - 501 2 3Results per page:
Powered by JReviews

Today's Major Events

Associate Justices of Alabama Supreme Court Orders Ten Commandments Monument Removed
Death of Leon Trotsky From Wounds Inflicted by Axe Wielding Undercover Soviet Agent
Xa Loi Pagoda Raids: South Vietnamese Government Raids Buddhist Temples
ACLU Files Suit to Remove Evolution Disclaimer in School Textbooks
Msgr. Steinmann Tells Catholic Youth Hitler's Place in Germany Was Decreed by God

This Month in Atheist History

Michael Newdow Sues Congress for Tax-Payer Funded Chaplains
Pope Gregory XVI Complains About Growth of Freedom of Conscience
George Holyoake to Serve Six Months in Prison for Blasphemy
Birth of Felix Adler, Founder of Society for Ethical Culture
First Publication of Friedrich Nietzsche's Book Beyond Good and Evil