Milestones, Sep. 5, 1960

Marriage Revealed. Claude Rains, 70, veteran British-born actor; and Rosemary McGroarty Clark, 42, a ghostwriter currently working on Rains's autobiography; he for the sixth time, she for the third; fortnight ago in a place the couple coyly declined to disclose.

Died. Oscar Hammerstein II, 65, longtime lyricist laureate of Broadway: of cancer; in Doylestown, Pa. (see SHOW BUSINESS).

Died. John Francis Cardinal O'Hara, 72, one of six U.S. cardinals, president of the University of Notre Dame (his alma mater) from 1934 to 1940, administrator of the U.S. Armed Forces' Catholic chaplains during World War II, and since 1952 the unassuming Archbishop of...

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