Milestones: Apr. 19, 1963

Born. To Jack Nicklaus, 23, world's most professional golfer (see SPORT), and Barbara Bash Nicklaus, 23: their second child, second son; in Columbus, Ohio.

Married. Anita Ekberg, 31, Swedish smorgasbord in sexy Italian movies; and Friederick Von Nutter, 33. American bit actor; she for the second time, he for the first; in Viganello, Switzerland.

Died. Charlene Wrightsman Cassini. 35, beautiful wife of Society Columnist Igor Cassini; by her own hand (sleeping pills); in Manhattan (see THE NATION).

Died. Mary Dowell Copeland, 48. Manhattan nightlife's big (6 ft. 3 in.), beautiful "Stutterin' Sam" of the...

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