March 4th 1952
Ronald Reagan & Nancy Davis Reagan
Today we celebrate the wedding of President Ronald Reagan and Nancy Davis Reagan. This power couple met in 1951, having dinner together at the La Rue Restaurant in Hollywood on the Sunset Strip.
One year later he proposed over dinner. It has been reported that he simply said, “Let’s get married” and she responded, “Let’s.” They married in a private ceremony at The Little Brown Church in the San Fernando Valley, with just William Holden & his wife Brenda Marshall attending as Best Man & Maid of Honor.
Their 52 year long marriage saw Ronald through many career success’s, including, President of the Screen Actor’s Guild, Governor of California and the most prestigious of all: President of the United States of America.
For more information on their iconic love you can purchase the romantic book, I Love You. Ronnie: The Letters of Ronald Reagan to Nancy Reagan, which features the many love letters they shared throughout their long and love filled marriage.