The only guests at their late-afternoon wedding were William and Ardis Holden.William was their best man at the wedding and Ardis was matron of honor.Nancy's wedding attire was a gray suit and a veiled hat.
They had a wedding dinner at the Holden's home in North Hollywood.
The first night of their honeymoon was at the Mission Inn in Riverside.
They next day they went to Phoenix, Arizona to visit Nancy's parents.
Because Ronald and Nancy Reagan's long-term marriage was often in the media spotlight, their devotion to one another throughout their years together was often reported.
Here's information on how Nancy and Ronald Reagan met, when they married, and more.
You can learn the importance of thoughtful acts in a long term marriage such as leaving love notes for one another and being supportive of one another.Their marriage also teaches the value of staying with one another through a difficult illness.Born / Died: Born: Ronald Wilson Reagan: February 6, 1911 in Tampico, Illinois. In 1993 he announced he had Alzheimer's disease and retreated from public life. Nancy died in her home of congestive heart failure How Ronald and Nancy Met, Proposal, and Wedding: Nancy and Ronald met in 1951 when she arranged to meet him to talk over a problem concerning having her name listed without her approval in an advertisement in the Hollywood Reporter.Nancy Davis: July 6, 1921 in New York City, New York. They had dinner at La Rue Restaurant on the Sunset Strip and dated only one another until they were married.Proposal: His proposal in February 1952 was a simple one over dinner at their favorite hangout, Chasen's.He said "Let's get married." She said "Let's."Wedding Date: On March 4, 1952, Ronald and Nancy were married at a nearly secret wedding ceremony near Los Angeles in the Little Brown Church in the Valley.