LANA and ARTIE SHAW

It takes a scorecard to keep track of Lana Turner’s marital life. She tied the knot seven times, twice to actor-restaurateur Stephen Crane, father of Cheryl, who fatally stabbed the star’s lover, Johnny Stompanato. But bandleader Artie Shaw was there before them all as husband number one. In the 1940s Big Bands (and Bandleaders) were […]