Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1955

Weddings in Film & TV

Stanley Kubrick

Jan 15 Film director Stanley Kubrick (26) weds theatrical designer Ruth Sobotka (29)

  • Mar 17 Erotic writer Anaïs Nin marries actor Rupert Pole at Quartzsite, Arizona, while still married to her first husband
  • Jun 26 Actor Geoffrey Holder marries Carmen de Lavallade

Clark Gable

Jul 11 "Gone With The Wind" actor Clark Gable (54) weds former fashion model and actress Kay Williams Spreckles (38)

Bela Lugosi

Aug 25 "Dracula" actor Bela Lugosi (72) weds Hope Lininger (36)

  • Aug 29 American "Untamed Youth" actress Mamie Van Doren (24) weds American trumpeter and actor Ray Anthony (33); divorce 1961
  • Sep 18 American actress-singer Debbie Reynolds (23) weds American singer Eddie Fisher (27); divorce in 1959
  • Oct 2 Actress Joyce Randolph marries publisher Richard Charles

Rock Hudson

Nov 9 Actor Rock Hudson marries Phyllis Gates (divorced 1958)

Gregory Peck

Dec 31 Actor Gregory Peck (39) weds philanthropist Veronique Passani (23)


Divorces in Film & TV

Elizabeth Montgomery

Aug 9 Actress Elizabeth Montgomery (22) divorces socialite Frederick Gallatin Cammann after more than a year of marriage

Gregory Peck

Dec 30 Actor Gregory Peck (39) divorces real estate broker Greta Kukkonen (44) after 13 years of marriage