Memorable Celebrity Wedding Dresses
The glorious gowns of Hollywood stars, presidents’ daughters, and one real-life homegrown princess. By Maura Fritz
August 20, 1939
The story goes that Joan Fontaine received a phone call the night before her wedding to fellow actor Brian Aherne saying that he had cold feet, but she demanded that the marriage take place. It did, and she wore this lovely buttoned-front satin gown.