Milestones: Oct. 3, 1983

BORN. To Debby Boone, 27, wholesome pop singer and daughter of Pat Boone, who recorded a 1977 hit single of You Light Up My Life, but has not lit up the charts since, and Gabriel Ferrer, 26, her manager, son of Actor José Ferrer and Singer Rosemary Clooney: twin girls; in Hollywood.

ENGAGED. Mary Tyler Moore, 45, vibrant television and film actress (The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Ordinary People); and Dr. Robert Levine, 31, Manhattan cardiologist. The wedding, planned for around Thanksgiving, will be her third, his first.

DIED. Qiao Guanhua, 70, Foreign Minister...

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