On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces in July 1942

Famous Weddings

Cary Grant

Jul 8 British born actor "His Girl Friday" Cary Grant (38) weds American heiress and socialite Barbara Hutton (29)

Lana Turner

Jul 17 American movie actress Lana Turner (21) weds 2nd husband, American actor and restaurateur Steve Crane (annulled due to uncompleted divorce from prior marriage)

Isaac Asimov

Jul 26 Science fiction author Isaac Asimov (22) weds Gertrude Blugerman in Brooklyn, New York


Famous Divorces

Mae West

Jul 21 Actress Mae West (48) divorces vaudeville performer Frank Wallace after 31 years of marriage