On This Day

Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1952

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Feb 14 Comedian Joey Adams marries gossip columnist Cindy Heller

Elizabeth Taylor

Feb 21 Actress Elizabeth Taylor (19) marries for the 2nd time to actor Michael Wilding (39)

  • Mar 24 Author of 'James Bond' novels, journalist and secret intelligence agent Ian Fleming marries Anne Geraldine Charteris

Judy Garland

Jun 8 American singer and actress Judy Garland (29) weds American producer Sidney Luft (36) in Hollister, California; divorce in 1965

Fred Rogers

Jul 9 American educator, Presbyterian minister and TV host Fred Rogers (24) weds Sara Joanne Byrd

  • Oct 18 Latin actress Maria Felix (38) weds actor and singer Jorge Negreta (40) in Mexico

Divorces in Film & TV

Gene Tierney

Feb 28 Actress Gene Tierney (31) divorces fashion designer Oleg Cassini (39) after almost 11 years of marriage

Clark Gable

Apr 21 American actor Clark Gable (50) and socialite Sylvia Ashley (47) divorce

Agnes Moorehead

Jun 11 Actress Agnes Moorehead (51) divorces actor Jack G. Lee (50) after 22 years of marriage