Famous Weddings & Divorces in September 1961

Famous Weddings

Ted Williams

Sep 10 Baseball player Ted Williams marries model Lee Howard (divorced 1967)

Chinua Achebe

Sep 10 Nigerian novelist, critic and academic Chinua Achebe ("Things Fall Apart") marries Christie Okoli

Famous Divorces

Rita Hayworth

Sep 1 American "Gilda" actress Rita Hayworth (42) divorces American film producer James Hill (45) after 3-1/2 years of marriage