Milestones: Sep. 7, 1962

Born. To King Hassan II, 33, monarch of Morocco, and his wife, Latifa, 15, daughter of a prominent Berber family: their first child, a girl; in Rome (see THE WORLD).

Married. David John McDonald Jr., 23, student playwright at the Yale School of Drama and son of the president of the United Steelworkers of America; and Marilyn Marie Knudsen, 23, a fellow Yale drama student ; in Manhattan.

Married. Edwin O'Connor, 44, Boston Irish novelist whose bestsellers include The Last Hurrah and The Edge of Sadness; and Veniette Weil, 37, a Washington, D.C. divorcee;...

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