In 1942, actor and entertainer Mickey Rooney married first wife and future Hollywood starlet Ava Gardner, but the two were divorced in 1943, well before she became a star in her own right. Ava went on to marry Artie Shaw (1945-1946) and Frank Sinatra (1951-1957). Mickey went on to marry and divorce six more times. He married wife #8, singer Jan Chamberlin in 1978 (in May 2013 they separated).
Lena HORNE '40-50 (30 Juin 1917 - 9 Mai 2010. Was an American singer, actress, civil rights activist and dancer.Horne joined the chorus of the Cotton Club at the age of sixteen and became a nightclub performer before moving to Hollywood, where she had small parts in numerous movies, and more substantial parts in the films Cabin in the Sky and Stormy Weather.Horne died on Mother's Day, May 9, 2010, in New York City of heart failure.