Here is information about the long lasting marriage of Sean and Micheline.
Micheline Roquebrune: Abt. 1929.
How Sean and Micheline Met:
Wedding Date:Sean and Micheline were secretly married in early 1975 in Casablanca.
"Marriage Revealed. Sean Connery, 44, Superspy James Bond in Diamonds Are Forever, Goldfinger and four other 007 fantasies; and Micheline Roquebrune, 39, a Tunisian-born French matron; in Casablanca, two months ago; he for the second time, she for the third."
Source: Time.com. 3/24/1975.
Source: "Sean Connery Marries French Moroccan Artist." Pacific Stars & Stripes. 3/24/1975. pg. 14.
Marilyn Beck: "Sean Connery says that golf -- which has probably ruined more marriages than infidelity -- was a component that brought him together with his new wife, Micheline Roquebrune."
Source: Marilyn Beck. "You Don't Say." The Albuquerque Tribune. 4/15/1975. pg. A-9.
- Jason Joseph Connery: Jason was born in 1963 in London, England. His mother is Diane Cilento. Jason is an actor, producer, and director. Jason has one son, Dashiell Quinn.
Micheline has three children from her previous marriages.
Occupations:Sir Sean Connery: Actor, director, and producer. Winner of numerous honors and awards, Sean was knighted by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II in July 2000.
- 1962-1967; 1971, 1983: Portrayed James Bond.
Lady Micheline Roquebrune: Artist.
Quotes About the Marriage of Sean Connery and Micheline Roquebrune:
Source: Paul Scott. "Sean Connery: The Story of a Brilliant But Deeply Flawed Man." DailyMail.co.uk. 8/08/08.
Sean: "What more could a man want than a beautiful wife who not only understands
golf but encourages you to play?"
Source: "Sean Connery Eyes Professional Golf Future." SFGate.com. 10/22/2003.
Source: "Sean Connery married?" The Morning Herald, Hagerstown, MD. 3/11/1975. pg 2.
Source: "Sean Connery Biography." TheBiographyChannel.co.uk.
Sean was previously married to Australian Diane Cilento. Diane was born on October 5, 1933 in New Guinea. She moved to Australia when she was six years old. Diane was an actress and she met Sean during the BBC production of "Anna Christie." Diane's December 6, 1962 marriage to Sean on Gibraltar was her second marriage.
Sean and Diane divorced on September 6, 1973. Diane has a daughter from her first marriage to writer Andrew Volpe. Sean and Diane had one son. Diane married writer Anthony Shaffer in 1985. Anthony and Diane's marriage lasted until his death in 2001. Diane lives in Australia, is a published author, and owned Karnak Playhouse, an open-air theater. Diane died on October 6, 2011 at the age of 78.
Robert Peel: "Because of their contrasting backgrounds and upbringing, the connerys' approach to life is quite different. Sean is sober, sensitive, reserved. Diane is outspoken, vivacious, the practical joker ..."
Source: Robert Peel. "Sean Connery -- The Private Life of the Amazing James Bond." Family Weekly. 8/02/1964. pgs 6-7.
Stephen Boyd about Sean considering giving up acting: "Only diane's faith in him prevented Sean from capitulating and going into another profession."
Source: Robert Peel. "Sean Connery -- The Private Life of the Amazing James Bond." Family Weekly. 8/02/1964. pgs. 6-7.