Milestones, Jan. 2, 1956

Born. To Major John Sheldon Doud Eisenhower, 33, only son of President Dwight Eisenhower, and Barbara Thompson Eisenhower, 29; their fourth child, third daughter; in Washington. Name: Mary Jean. Weight: 7 Ibs. 2 oz.

Married. Dorothy Warren, 24, second daughter of Chief Justice Earl Warren; and Dr. Carmine E. Clemente, 27, assistant professor of anatomy at U.C.L.A.'s Medical Center; in Palos Verdes.

Married. Enos ("Country") Slaughter, 39, outfielder for the Kansas City Athletics, longtime (1938-53) heavy-hitting star of the St. Louis Cardinals; and Helen Spiker, 25, TWA stewardess; he for the fifth time, she for the first; in Cumberland, Md.

Married. Thurgood Marshall, 47,...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!