|Filed for Divorce||1951||--|
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Where and/or how did Dirk Wayne Summers and Maria Ortuzar Barros de Orbezna meet?
Dirk was a teen actor when Maria visited the broadcast studio.
Why did Dirk Wayne Summers and Maria Ortuzar Barros de Orbezna break up?
They were a mismatched couple from the beginning. Maria, the daughter of an ambassador, wanted nothing more than to travel and increase the size of her wardrobe. Dirk, working as an actor in radio and television, and completing his university education, was required to stay in the US.
Other Relationship Information about Dirk Wayne Summers and Maria Ortuzar Barros de Orbezna:
Maria & Dirk were teenagers when they married, much to both of their families concerns. Maria was the daughter of a Chilean diplomat; Dirk a member of a distinguished family of actors. The young couple were married in the Metropolitan Cathedral in Santiago, Chile. The bishop who performed the ceremony later told Maria's aunt that he was not "hopeful for the union."