On This Day

Famous Weddings & Divorces in January 1958

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Jan 1 American entertainer Sammy Davis, Jr. marries Loray White; divorce in 1959

Singer, Actor and TV Host Sammy Davis Jr.
Singer, Actor and TV Host
Sammy Davis Jr.

LovePerson of Interest

Jan 13 American actress Jayne Mansfield (24) weds Hungarian-American bodybuilder Mickey Hargitay (32) at the Wayfarers Chapel in Rancho Palos Verdes, California; divorce in 1964

LoveWedding of Interest

Jan 14 Human rights activist Malcolm X marries fellow activist Betty Shabazz in Lansing, Michigan

African American Activist Malcolm X
African American Activist
Malcolm X
Civil Rights Activist Betty Shabazz
Civil Rights Activist
Betty Shabazz

LoveWedding of Interest

Jan 29 Academy Award-winning actor Paul Newman (33) weds "The Three Faces of Eve" actress Joanne Woodward (27) at the El Rancho hotel-casino in Las Vegas

Actor and Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor and Entrepreneur
Paul Newman
Actress Joanne Woodward
Actress
Joanne Woodward

Famous Divorces

Broken heartPerson of Interest

Jan 8 Actress Jayne Mansfield and public relations manager Paul Mansfield's divorce is finalized, after 7-1/2 years of marriage