Milestones, Sep. 3, 1951

Married. Eve Arden, 39, radio schoolmarm (Our Miss Brooks), stage (Let's Face It) and screen (Goodbye, My Fancy) actress; and Actor Brooks West, 35, both for the second time; in Shelton, Conn.

Married. Léon Rothier, 76, famed French-born basso, who appeared in some 75 different roles (best known as Mephistopheles in Faust) in a record-breaking 1,687 performances at the Metropolitan Opera; and Clara Balog, 49, manager of his voice studio; both for the second time; in Manhattan.

Divorced. By Woolworth Heiress Barbara Hutton Troubetzkoy, 38: Lithuanian Prince Igor Troubetzkoy, 39, her auto-racing fourth husband;...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!