Milestones, Dec. 31, 1973

Married. Robert Shaw, 57, conductor of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and director of the Robert Shaw Chorale since 1948; and Caroline Saultz Hitz, 37, a member of the Atlanta Symphony board; both for the second time; in Atlanta.

Divorced. Richard Roundtree, 31, portrayer of John Shaft, the leather-suited black private eye who has battered his way through three movies and is now the star of a television series; and Mary Jane Roundtree; after ten years of marriage, five years of separation and two children; in Chicago.

Died. Walden Robert Cassoto, 37, the crooner known as Bobby Darin, who at 22 became a rock-'n'-roll...

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!