|Filed for Divorce||1951||--|
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Where and/or how did Maria Ortuzar Barros de Orbezna and Dirk Wayne Summers meet?
Dirk was a teen actor when Maria visited the broadcast studio.
Why did Maria Ortuzar Barros de Orbezna and Dirk Wayne Summers 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 Maria Ortuzar Barros de Orbezna and Dirk Wayne Summers:
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."