Celebrity breakups in 1951

Posted Feb 4, 2013
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It's hard to keep a relationship going when you are in the public eye 24/7. The pressures of stardom took their toll on a number of couples in 1951.
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  1. Barbara Stanwyck and Robert Taylor
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    Barbara Stanwyck and Robert Taylor

    9,648 views
    List Topics Sortkey: February 1951
    (14 May 1939 - 25 February 1952) (divorced) One of Hollywood's most popular Golden couples, Barbara Stanwyck and Robert Taylor came from different lives. She was a city girl from Brooklyn, and he was a country boy from Nebraska. But somehow, they both chose the careers of acting and met and fell ...

  2. Marion Davies and Horace G. Brown
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    Marion Davies and Horace G. Brown

    2,572 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951
    Husband: Horace G. Brown (m. 31-Oct-1951, until her death)

  3. Marlon Brando and Vivien Leigh
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    Marlon Brando and Vivien Leigh

    2,033 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951
    Marlon Brando and Vivien Leigh had a relationship while filming A Streetcar Named Desire in 1951.

  4. Frank Sinatra and Judy Garland
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    Frank Sinatra and Judy Garland

    2,658 views
    List Topics Sortkey: October 1951
    Sinatra and Judy Garland remained good friends up until her death in 1969, but on only two occasions were the two legendary singers romantically involved. The first was in 1949, when Garland was recovering from a nervous breakdown and the two went on a romantic rendezvous in the Hamptons (Garland was ...

  5. Marilyn Monroe and Elia Kazan
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    Marilyn Monroe and Elia Kazan

    1,379 views
    List Topics Sortkey: October 1951

  6. Doris Day and Jack Carson
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    Doris Day and Jack Carson

    1,308 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951
    According to an article in "Classic Images" by Frances Ingram, Jack became briefly involved with Warner Bros. singing star Doris Day while appearing together in her very first films Romance on the High Seas (1948), It`s a Great Feeling (1949) and My Dream Is Yours (1949). He was 38 and she was ...

  7. Cornel Wilde and Patricia Knight
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    Cornel Wilde and Patricia Knight

    1,411 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951
    (21 September 1937 - 30 August 1951) (divorced) (1 child) Late 1936 meets young actor Cornel Wilde at a booking office in New York. She dislikes him at first but agrees later to date. 21 September 1937 ten months later she elopes with Wilde to Elkton, Maryland. He`s twenty-two; she`s seventeen. They ...

  8. Aly Kahn and Rita Hayworth
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    Aly Kahn and Rita Hayworth

    1,138 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951
    (27 May 1949 - 26 January 1953) (divorced) (1 child) In 1948, Hayworth left her film career to marry Prince Aly Khan, a son of Sultan Mahommed Shah, Aga Khan III, the leader of the Ismaili sect of Shia Islam. They were married on May 27, 1949. Her bridal trousseau had been influenced by Dior's & ...

  9. Doris Day and Ronald Reagan
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    Doris Day and Ronald Reagan

    833 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951
    The book claims that Reagan was considering marrying Doris Day, (pictured) who would go on to become one of the biggest musical stars of the 1950, but he went on to marry another actress, Nancy Davis

  10. Nicholas Ray and Gloria Grahame
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    Nicholas Ray and Gloria Grahame

    809 views
    List Topics Sortkey: July 1951
    (1 June 1948 - 14 August 1952) (divorced) 1 child 1 June 1948 obtains a Nevada divorce from Clements and marries director Nicholas Ray the same day in Las Vegas. Actor J. C. Flippen is best man. Ray directed her in A Woman`s Secret. Later he will claim it was a disaster in his life to have met her ...

  11. Henry J. Topping and Lana Turner
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    Henry J. Topping and Lana Turner

    786 views
    List Topics Sortkey: September 1951
    (26 April 1948 - 12 December 1952) Christmas 47: spends the holidays at Round Top, in Connecticut, the home of millionaire Henry J. Topping, the ex of actress Arline Judge. Topping’s a heavy gambler and alcoholic, who becomes violent when drunk. 26 April 48: marries Topping at the Bel Air re ...

  12. Marlene Dietrich and Yul Brynner
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    Marlene Dietrich and Yul Brynner

    762 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951

  13. Marlon Brando and Shelley Winters
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    Marlon Brando and Shelley Winters

    669 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951
    The night Shelley broke up with Burt Lancaster, Marlon was there to soothe pain all night long.

  14. Elizabeth Taylor and Stanley Donen
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    Elizabeth Taylor and Stanley Donen

    452 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951
    Donen dated Elizabeth Taylor in 1951. Donen was born April 13, 1924 in Columbia, South Carolina. Donen is famous for being a film director and choreographer working on musicals such as On the Town and Singin’ in the Rain.

  15. Orson Welles and Vivien Leigh
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    Orson Welles and Vivien Leigh

    375 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951

  16. Joan Bennett and Jennings Lang
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    Joan Bennett and Jennings Lang

    326 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951
    Walter Wanger (Joan`s husband) shot Jennings Lang in the groin after he caught the two in bed together.

  17. Ernie Kovacs and Bette Lee Wilcox
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    Ernie Kovacs and Bette Lee Wilcox

    315 views
    List Topics Sortkey: August 1951
    (13 August 1945 - 1952) (divorced) (2 children) Kovacs and his first wife, Bette Wilcox, were married on August 13, 1945. When the marriage ended, he fought for custody of their children, Elizabeth ("Bette") and Kip Raleigh ("Kippie") 1949. The court awarded Kovacs full custody upon ...

  18. Pat DiCicco and Elizabeth Taylor
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    Pat DiCicco and Elizabeth Taylor

    267 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951

  19. Susan Morrow and John Payne
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    Susan Morrow and John Payne

    213 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951
    August 1951 she and John Payne, her co-star in The Flame and the Forest, also known as 'The Blazing Forest' listen to Frank Sinatra at the Riverside in Reno

  20. Jimmy Kind and Judy Garland
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    Jimmy Kind and Judy Garland

    179 views
    List Topics Sortkey: September 1951
    It would not be considered a couple they were best friends until her death but he secretly loved her since he met her. they dated briefly and he ended it saying he didn`t want to complicate their friendship he was torn to pieces when she died. (they never had sexual intercourse Jimmy said he couldn`t ...

  21. Dorothy Malone and Richard Egan
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    Dorothy Malone and Richard Egan

    377 views
    List Topics Sortkey: December 1951
    dates Richard Egan

  22. Anouk Aimee and Trevor Howard
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    Anouk Aimee and Trevor Howard

    214 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951

  23. Billie Jean Jones and Harrison Eshliman
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    Billie Jean Jones and Harrison Eshliman

    182 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951
    1949 - 1952 (divorced) (1 child)

  24. Terry Moore and Glenn Davis
    #24

    Terry Moore and Glenn Davis

    175 views
    List Topics Sortkey: October 1951
    (9 February 1951 - 1 April 1952) (divorced)

  25. Russell Nype and Joan Crawford
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    Russell Nype and Joan Crawford

    139 views
    List Topics Sortkey: 1951

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