On This Day

Musicians Married and Divorced in 1966

Weddings in Music

George Harrison

Jan 21 Quiet Beatle George Harrison (22) weds British model Pattie Boyd (21); divorce in 1977

Bob Marley

Feb 10 Reggae Musician Bob Marley (21) marries fellow musician Rita Anderson (19)

Keith Moon

Mar 17 The Who drummer Keith Moon (19) weds model Kim Kerrigan (18) at Brent Registry Office

Dolly Parton

May 30 American country singer-songwriter Dolly Parton (20) weds Carl Dean (23) in Ringgold, Georgia

Louis Jordan

Jun 14 Musician Louis Jordan (58) weds singer and dancer Martha Weaver

Frank Sinatra

Jul 19 American saloon singer Frank Sinatra (50) marries American actress Mia Farrow (21) at the Las Vegas, Nevada home of casino executive Jack Entratter; divorce in 1968


Aug 7 Latin music king Xavier Cugat (60) weds singer Charo (20) at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas