Milestones, Dec. 23, 1946

Married. Lord Burghley, 41, chairman of the British Olympic Association, who won the 400-meter hurdles in the 1928 Olympics, became Bermuda's youngest Governor (1943-45); and Diana Forbes, 35; both for the second time; in London.

Married. Roscoe Turner, 51, gaudy, wax-mustachioed president of the Turner Aeronautical Corp. of Indianapolis, and one of the nation's most spectacular speed flyers of the last decade; and Margaret Madonna Miller, 29; he for the second time, she for the first; in Manhattan.

Married. Dr. Chengting T. Wang, 64, onetime Chinese Ambassador to the U.S. (1936-38), a Yale-educated leader of China's revolution, who in 1912 helped organize its...

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