Couple: Medgar Evers and Myrlie Beasley
Date of Wedding: December 24, 1951
Place: Mount Heroden Baptist Church, Vicksburg, MS
The couple met at Alcorn A&M College where they were both students.
The couple had a major argument the night before their wedding.
The Evers' honeymoon consisted of one night in a segregated hotel in Jackson, Mississippi, and then visits with both sets of in-laws.
*A white supremacist murdered Medgar Evers in 1963.