On This Day

Actors and Actresses Married and Divorced in 1974

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Jan 31 "The Outlaw" actress Jane Russell (52) weds real-estate broker John Calvin People (45) in Santa Barbara, California

Sissy Spacek

Apr 12 "Coal Miner's Daughter" actress Sissy Spacek weds art director Jack Fisk

  • Jun 5 "Sly and the Family Stone" frontman Sly Stone (31) weds model-actress Kathy Silva at Madison Square Garden

Richard Harris

Jun 7 Irish actor and singer Richard Harris (43) weds American actress Ann Turkel (27); divorce in 1982

Faye Dunaway

Aug 7 American actress Faye Dunaway (33) weds American rock singer Peter Wolf (28) of J. Geils Band; divorce in 1979

Quincy Jones Jr

Sep 14 Singer-composer Quincy Jones Jr (41) weds actress Peggy Lipton (28) in Los Angeles, California


Divorces in Film & TV

Cher

Feb 20 American singer and actress Cher (27) files for separation from husband singer-songwriter Sonny Bono (38)

Maggie Smith

May 6 Actress Maggie Smith (39) divorces actor Robert Stephens (42) after 6 years of marriage

Quincy Jones Jr

Sep 13 American producer Quincy Jones Jr (28) divorces actress Ulla Andersson (41) after 5 years of marriage

Elizabeth Montgomery

Oct 10 Actress Elizabeth Montgomery (41) divorces director-producer William Asher (53) after 11 years of marriage