This Day in History – January 25th, 1858

White dresses and Mendelssohn’s “Wedding March” seem like they have been quintessential elements of traditional European and North American weddings for eons, but the popularity of the white dress is only 175 years old, and the “Wedding March” only 157 years. On February 10th, 1840, Queen Victoria married Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. She selected […]

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