On This Day

Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1966

Weddings in Film & TV

George Harrison

Jan 21 Quiet Beatle George Harrison (22) weds British model Pattie Boyd (21); divorce in 1977

Keith Moon

Mar 17 The Who drummer Keith Moon (19) weds model Kim Kerrigan (18) at Brent Registry Office

Sophia Loren

Apr 9 Italian actress Sophia Loren (31) remarries Italian film producer Carlo Ponti (65) in Paris, France

Michael Palin

Apr 16 Actor and comedian Michael Palin (22) weds Helen Gibbins

Brigitte Bardot

Jul 14 Sex symbol of the 1960s Brigitte Bardot (31) weds German millionaire playboy Gunter Sachs (33) in Las Vegas

Frank Sinatra

Jul 19 American saloon singer Frank Sinatra (50) marries American actress Mia Farrow (21) at the Las Vegas, Nevada home of casino executive Jack Entratter; divorce in 1968

Charo

Aug 7 Latin music king Xavier Cugat (60) weds singer Charo (20) at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas

  • Sep 10 Actor John Lithgow (20) weds Jean Taynton

Hank Greenberg

Nov 18 MLB baseball player Hank Greenberg (55) weds actress Mary Jo Tarola


Divorces in Film & TV

Jayne Mansfield

Jul 20 American actress Jayne Mansfield and American film producer and director Matt Cimber file for divorce, after less than 2 years of marriage