Milestones: Sep. 21, 1962

Born. To Ingmar Bergman, 44, Sweden's master of metaphysical cinema, and his fourth wife, Kabi Laretei. 40, an Estonian-born pianist: their first child (his sixth), a son; in Stockholm.

Married. Janet Leigh, 35, grade A profile in Hollywood grade B pictures; and Robert Lee Brandt. 35. stockbroking Beverly Hills squire; she for the fourth time, he for the third; in Las Vegas' Sands Hotel the day after she obtained a quickie Mexican divorce from Actor Tony Curtis.

Died. Dr. Robert Soblen, 61, Lithuanian-born psychiatrist and Soviet master spy convicted of 20 years of espionage in the U.S.; five days after he gulped down...

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