Milestones: Apr. 13, 1981

ENGAGED. Hugh Carey, 61, Governor of New York; and Evangeline Gouletas, 44, millionaire Chicago real estate developer whom Carey met at the Reagan Inauguration; in Washington. The wedding, his second, her third, is planned for this Saturday, Carey's birthday.

DIED. Yuri Trifonov, 55, Soviet writer who plumbed the moral dilemmas of Soviet life in such subtle, allusive works as The House on the Embankment (1976), The Long Goodbye (1971) and The Exchange (1969); of a heart attack following a kidney operation; in Moscow. Trifonov, whose father, a high Bolshevik official, was imprisoned and executed during the Stalinist purges of the 1930s and...

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