On This Day

Musicians Married and Divorced in 1948

Weddings in Music

Nat King Cole

Mar 28 Musician Nat King Cole (29) weds jazz singer Maria Hawkins (25) at Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, New York

  • May 15 American dancer and actress Cyd Charisse (26) weds American pop singer Tony Martin (34)

Divorces in Music

Nat King Cole

Mar 22 Musician Nat King Cole (29) divorces dancer Nadine Robinson after 11 years of marriage