On This Day

Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1957

Weddings in Film & TV

Howard Hughes

Jan 12 Aviator Howard Hughes marries 2nd wife actress Jean Peters

Elizabeth Taylor

Feb 2 Actress Elizabeth Taylor (24) marries for the 3rd time to producer Mike Todd (47)

Richard Harris

Feb 9 Actor-singer Richard Harris (26) weds socialite Elizabeth Rees (20); divorce in 1969

  • Jul 28 "Wuthering Heights" actress Merle Oberon (46) weds Italian industrialist Bruno Pagliai

Sophia Loren

Sep 17 Italian actress Sophia Loren (22) weds legally married Italian film producer Carlo Ponti (56), by proxy in Juarez, Mexico; annulled in 1962; remarry in 1966

Marlon Brando

Oct 14 American "On The Waterfront" actor Marlon Brando (33) marries actress Anna Kashfi (23)

  • Oct 24 Singer Bing Cosby marries second wife actress Kathryn Grant

Robert Wagner

Dec 28 "Rebel Without A Cause" actress Natalie Wood (19) weds actor Robert Wagner (27) at Scottsdale United Methodist Church in Scottsdale, Arizona


Divorces in Film & TV

Elizabeth Taylor

Jan 31 Actress Elizabeth Taylor's 2nd divorce from actor Michael Wilding

Divorce of Interest

Jul 5 Singer and actor Frank Sinatra and movie star Ava Gardner divorce after 6 years of marriage

Divorce of Interest

Nov 7 Actress Ingrid Bergman (42) divorces Roberto Rossellini after 7 years of marriage