Milestones: Jan. 31, 1983

BORN. To William Hurt, 32, intense, hunky, blond movie idol (Altered States, Body Heat), and Sandra Jennings, 26, dancer with the New York City Ballet: their first child, a son; in New York City. Name: Alexander Devon. Weight: 8 lbs. 3 oz.

SENTENCED. Eugene ("Mercury") Morris, 36, former all-pro running back for the Miami Dolphins during the glory years of the early '70s, who was convicted last November on cocaine-trafficking charges; to 20 years in prison, five more than the mandatory minimum. Said Circuit Judge Ellen Morphonios Gable, who pronounced sentence: "George [Yoss, the...

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