On This Day

Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1968

Weddings in Film & TV

Wedding of Interest

Jan 20 Actress Sharon Tate (24) weds actor and director Roman Polanski (34) in Chelsea, London

John Cleese

Feb 20 Comedian John Cleese (Monty Python) marries actress Connie Booth

Wedding of Interest

Mar 1 Singer-songwriter and actress June Carter (38) weds singer-songwriter Johnny Cash (36) at a church in Franklin, Kentucky

Maureen O'Hara

Mar 12 Actress Maureen O'Hara (47) marries third husband aviator Charles F. Blair Jr. (58)

Dudley Moore

Jun 15 Actor Dudley Moore (33) weds actress Suzy Kendall; divorced in 1972

  • Aug 25 "The Outlaw" actress Jane Russell (47) weds actor Roger Barrett (47) at the Community Presbyterian Church in Beverly Hills, California
  • Aug 28 1 day marriage of TV character Murphy Brown

Charles Bronson

Oct 5 "The Dirty Dozen" actor Charles Bronson (46) weds Jill Ireland

Quincy Jones Jr

Oct 17 Jazz trumpeter Quincy Jones Jr (35) weds actress Ulla Andersson (22)

Davy Jones

Oct 31 Singer Davy Jones (22) weds actress Linda Haines


Divorces in Film & TV

Jack Nicholson

Aug 8 Actor Jack Nicholson (31) divorces Sandra Knight (28) after 6 years of marriage

Frank Sinatra

Aug 16 Singer and actor Frank Sinatra and 3rd wife actress Mia Farrow divorce after 2 years of marriage

Peter Sellers

Dec 18 Actor Peter Sellers (43) divorces actress Britt Ekland after 4 years of marriage