Milestones, Jun. 19, 1978

MARRIED. John Osborne, 48, English playwright (Inadmissible Evidence) and screenwriter (Tom Jones); and Helen Dawson, 36, a sometime drama critic; he for the fifth time, she for the first; in Tunbridge Wells, England.

DIED. Jorge de Sena, 58, Portugal's most distinguished contemporary man of letters; of cancer; in Santa Barbara, Calif. A brilliant essayist and a caustic, iconoclastic poet who addressed universal rather than personal concerns, Sena wrote over 100 scholarly books as well as twelve volumes of poetry and three volumes of plays. In 1959 he left Portugal to teach in Brazil...

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