On This Day

Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1934

Weddings in Film & TV

Lou Costello

Jan 30 American comedian and actor Lou Costello (27) weds American burlesque dancer Anne Battler (21)

Cary Grant

Feb 10 British-born actor "North by Northwest" Cary Grant (30) weds "City Lights" actress Virginia Cherrill (26)

Bob Hope

Feb 19 US entertainer Bob Hope weds fellow entertainer Dolores DeFina

Gloria Stuart

Jul 29 "Titanic" actress Gloria Stuart (24) weds screenwriter Arthur Sheekman (33)

  • Sep 29 Cult horror actor Rondo Hatton weds seamstress Mabel Housh

Ginger Rogers

Nov 13 American actress and dancer Ginger Rogers (23) weds "All Quiet on the Western Front" actor Lew Ayres (25); divorce in 1940


Divorces in Film & TV

Gloria Swanson

Nov 7 Actress Gloria Swanson (35) divorces Michael Farmer after 3 years of marriage