Milestones, Apr. 5, 1976

Divorced. Barbara Walters, 44, co-host of NBC's Today show and Not for Women Only; and Broadway Producer Lee Guber, 54, partner in one of the nation's largest chains of musical theaters; after 13 years of marriage, one adopted daughter; in Manhattan.

Died. Walter Jodok Kohler Jr., 71. three-term Republican Governor of Wisconsin (1951-56); of heart disease; in Sheboygan, Wis. The son of a former Wisconsin Governor and a member of the family that owns Kohler Co., one of the nation's largest manufacturers of plumbing equipment, Kohler was a solid backer of the Eisenhower Administration. His political career ended when he lost to...

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