On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces in August 1942

Famous Weddings

Janet Leigh

Aug 1 Actress Janet Leigh (14) weds childhood sweetheart John Kenneth Carlisle (18) in Reno, Nevada

Ben Bradlee

Aug 8 Journalist Ben Bradlee (20) weds Jean Saltonstall

  • Aug 23 "King Kong" actress Fay Wray (34) weds screenwriter and playwright Robert Riskin (45)