Milestones, Nov. 7, 1960

Born. To Konrad Adenauer Jr., 54, director of a Cologne mining company and eldest son of the West German Chancellor, and Carola Adenauer; their sixth child (the 84-year-old Chancellor's 21st grandchild), a son; in Cologne. Name Max Patrick.

Married. John Barrymore Jr., 28, bearded son of The Great Profile; and Italian Starlet Gabriella Palazzoli, 23; he for the second time, she for the first; in a church atop Rome's Palatine Hill.

Died. Marshal Mitrofan Ivanovich Nedelin, 57, handsome, athletic professional soldier ("a gunner, that's all") and chief of the Soviet Rocket Command; in a plane crash while on an undisclosed mission. A much-decorated...

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