On This Day

Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1938

Weddings in Film & TV

Stan Laurel

Jan 1 Comedian Stan Laurel (47) marries 3rd wife Vera Ivanova Shuvalova

Alec Guinness

Jun 20 British actor Alec Guinness (24) weds actress Merula Sylvia Salaman (23)

Divorces in Film & TV

Burgess Meredith

Jul 19 Actor Burgess Meredith (30) divorces actress Margaret Perry (25) after 2 years of marriage

Bette Davis

Dec 6 Actress Bette Davis (30) divorces musician Harmon Nelson (31) due to cruel and inhuman manner after more than 6 years of marriage