Milestones Sep. 21, 1998

MARRIED. Chagrined sportscaster MARV ALBERT, 56, to his longtime and long-suffering fiance HEATHER FAULKINER, 40, a TV producer; in New York City.

NAMED. WILLIAM CLAY FORD JR., 41, automotive heir; as chairman of the Ford Motor Co.; in Dearborn, Mich. Ford, great-grandson of Henry, will replace Alex Trotman in January 1999, a possibility TIME first reported last December.

WON. LINDSAY DAVENPORT, 22, her first Grand Slam title in her first Grand Slam final; at the U.S. Open tennis tournament; in New York City. Davenport is the first American-born player to win the U.S. competition since Chris Evert in 1982.


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