Passages

updated 11/04/1991 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 11/04/1991 AT 01:00 AM EST

Feeling wronged, perhaps, by the rites of cohabitation after nearly two decades with Jack Nicholson, Anjelica Huston, 40, has decided to go her former roomie one better and many. Huston and sculptor Robert Graham, 53, have announced their intentions but not a date. Huston's next film appearance will be a witchy role in The Addams Family, due at Thanksgiving....

Hard as it may be for younger viewers to understand how a wacky Yiddisher comic born decades before anyone ever heard of Steve Urkel can claim the title, Milton Berle is Mr. Television. And last week Mr. Television, 83, twice married to and twice divorced from show girl Joyce Matthews, and once married to Hollywood publicist Ruth Cosgrove, who died in 1989, presented a high-definition, 11½-carat diamond engagement ring to his steady companion, fashion designer Ionia Adams, 51. No date has been set for the ceremony.

Tennis queen Chris Evert became a mom Saturday, Oct. 12, when Alexander James Mill was born in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., with husband and birthing doubles partner Andy Mill looking on....

Potential future thespian Owen Joseph Kline made his debut on the world stage Oct. 14. He is the first child born to Phoebe (Drop Dead Fred) Cates and Kevin (Soapdish) Kline....

Forever gorgeous Robert Redford became a grandpa for the second time Oct. 16, when son Jamie's wife, Kyle, gave birth to red-locked son, Dylan Larsen Redford.

"It was no way to treat former Miss America Bess Myerson. On a visit to Moscow to help bring a group of young Chernobyl victims to Israel for medical treatment, the onetime beauty queen and New York Cultural Affairs Commissioner was mugged by a gang of would-be purse snatchers at Sheremetyevo Airport on Oct. 6. Myerson, 67, managed to hang on to her bag but suffered three severe breaks in her right leg when the thugs knocked her to the terminal's marble floor. Myerson spent 10 days at the Kremlin Hospital before flying back to New York for further treatment...Also recovering: John (Cougar? What Cougar?) Mellencamp, 40, hospitalized in Seattle Oct. 17 for dizzy spells suffered during a live radio broadcast. His doctor blamed the swoon on "too much coffee, stress and not enough breakfast."...

On the mend from a bullet wound in the shoulder is starlet Carré (Wild Orchid) Otis, 22, accidentally shot while visiting her on-and off-screen love interest, Mickey Rourke, 35, on the set of White Sands in Santa Fe. It happened on Sept. 22 when Otis moved a black sack without knowing that a loaded 357 Magnum was inside. Santa Fe police consider the case closed.

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