Born:Donna Anna Rancourt: Abt. 1933.
Wedding Date and Info:Donna and Ernie were married on June 30, 1965 in Juarez, Mexico.
Dorothy Kilgallen: "Ernest Borgnine and Donna Rancourt, who got married in Mexico, plan to go through another wedding ceremony in California when Ethel Merman's divorce becomes final in October."
Source: Dorothy Kilgallen. "Actress Reported Smitten." The Galveston News. 9/07/1965. pg. 4-B.
- Sharon Borgnine: Born in 1965.
- Christopher E. Borgnine: Born in 1966. Cris is an actor, cinematographer, and producer.
Divorce:Donna and Ernie divorced in 1972.
Ernie: "I could have understood it if I had been playing around on location. Maybe then I'd have deserved it. But I haven't been a player. I turn into a celibate on location -- because I do respect my family and have felt such strong love for them."
Source: Marilyn Beck. "Down Filming in Mexico, Ernest Borgnine Receives Divorce Message." The Salt Lake Tribune. 5/19/1972. pg. C9.
Occupations:Donna: Stand-in for Yvonne De Carlo, child actress.
Ernest Borgnine's Marriages