05/07/1957 Hollywood megastars Frank Sinatra and Ava Gardner split
Frank Sinatra & Ava Gardner
Sinatra was married to Hollywood actress Ava Gardner from 1951 to 1957. It was a turbulent marriage with many well-publicized fights and altercations. Gardner filed for divorce in June 1954, at a time when she was dating matador Luis Miguel Dominguín, but the divorce was not settled until 1957.