On This Day

Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1946

Weddings in Film & TV

John Wayne

Jan 17 Actor John Wayne (38) weds actress Esperanza Baur (25) in Long Beach, California

Doris Day

Mar 30 Ameican actress and singer Doris Day (23) weds American jazz saxophonist George Weidler (20); divorce in 1949

Joan Fontaine

May 2 "Rebecca" actress Joan Fontaine (28) weds producer and actor William Dozier (38); divorce in 1951

Stan Laurel

May 6 Comedian Stan Laurel (55) marries for the 5th time actress Ida Kitaeva (47)

Moss Hart

Aug 10 Playwright Moss Hart (41) weds singer and actress Kitty Carlisle (35)

Olivia de Havilland

Aug 26 "Gone With The Wind" actress Olivia de Havilland (30) weds screenwriter and novelist Marcus Goodrich; divorce in 1953

Jackie Coogan

Dec 26 Actor Jackie Coogan (32) weds Ann McCormack (22)