Famous Weddings & Divorces in May 1949

Famous Weddings

David Lean

May 21 Film director David Lean (41) weds actress and producer Ann Todd (40) in London

Rita Hayworth

May 27 American "Gilda" actress Rita Hayworth (31) weds Pakistani race horse owner Prince Aly Khan (37); separate in 1951, divorce finalized in 1953

Anwar Sadat

May 29 President of Egypt Anwar Sadat (30) weds human rights activist Jehan Raouf (16) in Egypt


Famous Divorces

Doris Day

May 31 American singer and actress Doris Day (27) divorces American saxophonist George Weidler (23) after 3 years of marriage