Milestones, Dec. 10, 1945

Born. To Brenda Diana Duff Frazier ("Glamor Girl") Kelly, 24, whose raven-haired, cream-smooth beauty helped to make her 1938's No. 1 debutante; and John Sims ("Shipwreck") Kelly, 35, onetime part-owner of professional football's Brooklyn Dodgers: their first child, a daughter; in Manhattan. Name: Brenda Victoria. Weight : 7 lbs. 5 oz.

Married. Bette Davis, 37, starey, brainy cinemactress; and William Grant Sherry, 31, pugilist turned painter; she for the third time, he for the first; in Riverside, Calif.

Married. Emily ("Micky") Hahn, 40, freethinking, cigar-smoking, best-selling authoress (Seductio ad Absurdum, China to Me); and Major Charles Boxer, 41, Britain's Hong Kong intelligence chief...

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