On This Day

Musicians Married and Divorced in 1956

Weddings in Music

Aldous Huxley

Mar 19 British "The Doors of Perception" author Aldous Huxley (62) weds American musician and author Laura Archera (45)

Anita Ekberg

May 22 Swedish actress Anita Ekberg (24) weds actor and singer Anthony Steel (36) in Florence, Italy; divorce in 1959

  • Aug 5 Actress-singer Shirley Jones (22) weds film and stage actor-singer Jack Cassidy (29)

Patti Page

Dec 28 Singer Patti Page (29) weds choreographer Charles O'Curran in Las Vegas, Nevada