Milestones: Sep. 27, 1982

ENGAGED. David Stockman, 35, often embattled Director of the Office of Management and Budget; and Jennifer Blei, 28, IBM sales representative who met him three years ago while installing a computer in his congressional office.

MARRIED. Jimmy Breslin, 51, streetwise author and columnist; and Ronnie Eldridge, 51, assistant director for intergovernmental and community relations for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey; both for the second time; in New York City.

DIED. Bashir Gemayel, 34, President-elect of Lebanon; of injuries sustained in a bomb blast; in East Beirut (see WORLD).

DIED. Sadegh...

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