Milestones: Oct. 11, 1982

EXPECTING. Michèle Bennett Duvalier, 31, and Jean Claude ("Baby Doc") Duvalier, 31, Haiti's dictator and President for Life; their first child; in December. Early last month, Haiti's First Lady made a secret predawn flight to Miami for an amniocentesis test, which revealed that Baby Doc's baby is a boy, an heir apparent to the Duvalier dynasty.

BORN. To Fernando Valenzuela, 21, Los Angeles Dodgers pitching marvel, and,Linda Valenzuela-Burgos, 21, a former schoolteacher: their first child, a son; in San Pedro, Calif. Name: Fernando Jr. Weight: 7 lbs. 14 oz.

BORN. To Larry Holmes,...

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