Milestones, Jan. 4, 1960

Adopted. By James Roosevelt, 52, Democratic Congressman from California, oldest son of F.D.R., and his third wife Gladys Irene Owens Roosevelt, 40: their first child (Jimmy has three children by his second wife, none by the first), a six-months-old boy. Name: Hall Delano.

Married. Elizabeth Ickes, 18, daughter of the late Harold L. Ickes, Secretary of the Interior under F.D.R.; and Djahangir Boushehri, 35, an Iranian director of the International Monetary Fund; in an Episcopal ceremony at the Ickes farm in Olney, Md., followed by a Moslem ceremony in Washington.

Married. Peter Townsend, 45, R.A.F. hero of the Battle of Britain who was...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!