Milestones: Jul. 10, 1964

Born. To Malcolm X, 39, former No. 2 man for the Black Muslims, who split with the "too peaceful" Muslims to start his own Organization of Afro-American Unity, and Sister Betty X: their fourth child, fourth daughter; in New York. Name: Lumumbah.

Married. Princess Margaretha, 29, granddaughter of Sweden's King Gustaf VI Adolf; and John Kenneth Ambler, 40, well-to-do British commoner; in a Lutheran ceremony witnessed by 7,000,-000 Swedes on TV; on Oland Island, Sweden (see THE WORLD).

Married. Dorian Leigh, 44, queen of U.S. fashion models until she passed the scepter to her...

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