Musicians Married and Divorced in 1941

Weddings in Music

Vera-Ellen

Feb 4 American dancer and actress Vera-Ellen (19) weds fellow American dancer Robert Hightower; divorce in 1946

Doris Day

Apr 17 American actress Doris Day (19) weds trombonist Albert Jorden

Judy Garland

Jul 27 American singer and actress Judy Garland (19) weds British-American musician David Rose (31); divorce in 1944

Billie Holiday

Aug 25 Jazz musician Billie Holiday (26) weds trombonist Jimmy Monroe; divorced 1947

Ella Fitzgerald

Dec 26 Jazz musician Ella Fitzgerald (24) weds convicted drug dealer Benny Kornegay; annulled 1943


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