Natalie Wood: A Hollywood Life in Pictures

A look at one of the last great Hollywood stars, whose mysterious 1981 death is making headlines again

  • MARRIED YOUNG
 photo | Natalie Wood, Robert Wagner

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Updated: Friday Nov 18, 2011 | 06:00 PM EST By: Stephen M. Silverman

MARRIED YOUNG

Warner Bros. starlet Natalie was 18 and had a crush on 26-year-old 20th Century Fox contract player Robert Wagner when she asked their mutual agent to set up a date in 1956. They married a year later, over her mother's objections, but separated in 1961 and divorced in 1962.