The World’s Wackiest Weddings

Published May 31, 2012
Updated January 24, 2018

Woman Weds The Eiffel Tower

Wackiest Weddings Eiffel Tower

It is often said never to fall in love with someone that can’t give back–especially when that someone is a building. Nevertheless, Erika La Tour Eiffel made her feelings for the Eiffel Tower quite clear after she famously married it in a ceremony attended by friends and family–she even changed her name. And while Madame Eiffel suffers from unrequited love, she also suffers from Objectum Sexuality, a problem where individuals develop feelings of for inanimate objects.

Woman Weds The Eiffel Tower

Wackiest Weddings: Man Marries Himself

Man Marries Himself

Liu Ye claimed to be so dissatisfied with reality–and narcissistic–that he married himself. To save himself the hassle of changing sides all the time, Ye even cut out a life-sized foam figure of himself dressed as a bride. Surprisingly, Ye bothered with guests: over 100 guests were present at the ceremony and it featured traditional bridesmaids, groomsmen and a priest.

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