Milestones, May 22, 1933

Married. Robert McBride Cooper, 28, son of General Manager Kent Cooper of the Associated Press; and one Helen Mariella Lovett; in Davenport, Iowa.

Divorced. Joan Crawford, 25, film actress; and Douglas Fairbanks Jr.. 25; in Los Angeles, Calif. Grounds: cruelty.

Awarded. To Commander Jerome Clarke Hunsaker, 46, vice president of Goodyear-Zeppelin Corp. (builders of the Akron and Macon): the 1933 Daniel Guggenheim Medal for notable achievement in the advancement of aeronautics.

Died. Jose Bacardi, 34, one of three brothers who control the manufacture of Bacardi rum; of pneumonia; in Mexico City, Mexico. Ten...

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