On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces in August 1949

Famous Weddings

James Stewart

Aug 9 Film and stage actor Jimmy Stewart (41) weds former model Gloria Hatrick McLean (31) at the Brentwood Presbyterian Church in Los Angeles

Francis Crick

Aug 11 Molecular biologist Francis Crick (33) weds artist Odile Speed (29)

Angela Lansbury

Aug 12 Multi-Tony award-winning actress Angela Lansbury (23) weds actor and producer Peter Shaw (31) at St. Columba's Presbyterian Church of Scotland in London, England