On This Day

Weddings & Divorces in Film & Television in 1950

Weddings in Film & TV


LoveWedding of Interest

Feb 17 Natural history broadcaster David Attenborough (24) weds Jane Elizabeth Ebsworth Oriel

Natural History Filmmaker and TV Personality David Attenborough
Natural History Filmmaker and TV Personality
David Attenborough

LoveWedding of Interest

Mar 24 Actress Ingrid Bergman (34) weds Roberto Rossellini

Actress Ingrid Bergman
Actress
Ingrid Bergman
Film Director Roberto Rossellini
Film Director
Roberto Rossellini

LoveWedding of Interest

Apr 29 Actor Sidney Poitier (23) weds model Juanita Hardy

LoveWedding of Interest

May 6 Elizabeth Taylor (18) marries for the 1st time to hotel heir Conrad "Nicky" Hilton (23)

LoveWedding of Interest

May 7 Actor Jack Lemmon (25) weds tv actress Cynthia Stone (24)

LoveWedding of Interest

Jul 28 Actress Bette Davis (42) weds actor Gary Merrill (34) in Mexico

Actress Bette Davis
Actress
Bette Davis

LoveWedding of Interest

Aug 17 Short story writer Dorothy Parker (57) weds screenwriter Alan Campbell (46)

Short Story Writer Dorothy Parker
Short Story Writer
Dorothy Parker

LoveWedding of Interest

Dec 16 Former child actress Shirley Temple marries 2nd husband naval officer Charles Alden Black

Actress and Diplomat Shirley Temple
Actress and Diplomat
Shirley Temple

LoveWedding of Interest

Dec 27 American actor Henry Fonda (45) weds socialite and third wife Susan Blanchard (22) in New York City; divorce in 1956

LoveWedding of Interest

Dec 28 Author John Steinbeck (48) weds actress Elaine Anderson (36)


Divorces in Film & TV


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Mar 1 Actress Ingrid Bergman (34) divorces dentist Petter Aron Lindström after 12 years of marriage

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Jul 5 Actress Bette Davis (42) divorces artist William Grant Sherry after more than 4 years of marriage

Actress Bette Davis
Actress
Bette Davis