Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1964

Weddings in Film & TV

Bill Cosby

Jan 25 Comedian and actor Bill Cosby marries Camille Olivia Hanks

Peter Sellers

Feb 19 Actor Peter Sellers (38) weds actress Britt Ekland in London, England

Wedding of Interest

Mar 15 Actress Elizabeth Taylor (32) marries for the 5th time to actor Richard Burton (38)

Wedding of Interest

Jun 27 Broadway musical actress-singer Ethel Merman (56) weds Academy Award-winning actor Ernest Borgnine (47) in Beverly Hills, California; divorce 1964

Wedding of Interest

Aug 5 Film director Mel Brooks (38) weds actress Anne Bancroft (32) at the Manhattan Marriage Bureau

Bruce Lee

Aug 17 Bruce Lee (23), Hong Kong and American martial artist and actor, weds Linda Emery (19), teacher

Jayne Mansfield

Sep 24 American actress Jayne Mansfield (31) weds American film producer and director Matt Cimber (28) in Mulege, Baja California Sur, Mexico; divorce in 1966

Ellen Burstyn

Nov 12 Academy Award-winning actress Ellen Burstyn weds actor Neil Nephew

José Ferrer

Nov 22 Actress Rosemary Clooney weds actor José Ferrer for the second time in Los Angeles, California


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Divorces in Film & TV

Elizabeth Taylor

Mar 6 Actress Elizabeth Taylor's 4th divorce from entertainer Eddie Fisher

Divorce of Interest

Jul 28 Broadway musical actress-singer Ethel Merman (56) divorces Academy Award-winning actor Ernest Borgnine (47) after 32 days of marriage

Jayne Mansfield

Aug 26 American actress Jayne Mansfield and Hungarian-American bodybuilder Mickey Hargitay's Mexican divorce is recognized by the state of California


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