Musicians Married and Divorced in 1962

Weddings in Music

Jane Froman

Jun 22 American actress-singer Jane Froman (54) weds college friend Rowland Smith

John Lennon

Aug 23 British "Beatles" musician John Lennon (21) weds Cynthia Powell (22); divorce in 1968

Edith Piaf

Oct 9 French singer Édith Piaf (46) marries French Greek actor Théo Sarapo (26)

Barry White

Nov 18 Singer Barry White (18) weds childhood sweetheart Betty Smith

Tina Turner

Nov 26 American singer Anna Bullock (aka Tina Turner) (23) weds American musician Ike Turner (31) in Tijuana, Mexico

Yoko Ono

Nov 28 Japanese artist and peace activist Yoko Ono (30) weds American musician and film producer Anthony Cox (26-ish); annulled and remarried in 1963, divorce in 1969

Little Eva

Dec 18 Pop singer Little Eva (19) weds James Harris