Porfirio Rubirosa & Barbara Hutton

Porfirio Rubirosa and Barbara Hutton

Porfirio Rubirosa and Barbara Hutton  


Porfirio Rubirosa and Barbara Hutton were married for 1 month. They dated for 3 months after getting together in Jun 1953. After a 3 months engagement they married on 30th Dec 1953. 1 month later they divorced on 20th Feb 1954.


Dominican Diplomat Porfirio Rubirosa was born Porfirio Rubirosa Ariza on 22nd January, 1909 in San Francisco De Macoris, Dominican Republic and passed away on 5th Jun 1965 Bios De Boulogne, Paris, France aged 56. He is most remembered for Play Boy. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

American Socialite Barbara Hutton was born Barbara Woolworth Hutton on 14th November, 1912 in New York City, New York, U.S.A. and passed away on 11th May 1979 Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, California aged 66. She is most remembered for Poor Little Rich Girl. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.


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Relationship Statistics

DatingJun 1953 - Sep 1953 3 months, 2 days
EngagedSep 1953 - 30th Dec 1953 4 months
Married30th Dec 1953 - Feb 1954 1 month, 3 days
Total Jun 1953 - Feb 1954 8 months, 5 days

This marriage lasted only 53 days. He continued a love affair with Zsa Zsa Gabor while still married to Barbara.
Summer 53
meets Barbara Hutton, heiress to the Woolworth fortune and, next to Doris Duke, the richest girl in the States, at a party in Deauville, France. She watched him playing polo earlier in the day. He’s 44; she’s 40.
Spet 1953
during an argument over his plans to marry Barbara Hutton, Rubirosa sends a right-hand punch into Zsa Zsa’s eye. At her press conference the following day, she explains: "Rubi loves me. Rubirosa in Spanish means red rose; for me it means black eye. A man only hits a woman if he loves her deeply."
Late 53
he and Barbara Hutton announce their engagement
30 December 53
marries Barbara Hutton at the Dominican consulate in New York. Ramfis Trujillo serves as best man.
Hutton presents him with a luxury private plane, a former B-25 bomber; for the honeymoon they rent the villa of the Maharaja of Baroda in Palm Beach, Florida
spends part of the honeymoon with old flame Zsa Zsa. To be with her in Phoenix, Arizona, he flies in with his private airplane that he bought for $200,000. Part of the money is from the $250,000 that Hutton deposited in his personal account.
February 54
his marriage to Hutton dissolves after his going to hotels, beach houses, and mountain cabins with Zsa Zsa
End February 54
divorces Hutton and moves into the Plaza Hotel in New Yor

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Relationship Timeline

20th February, 1954 - Divorce

February, 1954 - Breakup

30th December, 1953 - Marriage

September, 1953 - Engagement

June, 1953 - Hookup

Couple Comparison

Porfirio Rubirosa
Barbara Hutton
Porfirio Rubirosa
Barbara Hutton
Age (at start of relationship)
5' 8" (173 cm)
5' 6" (168 cm)
Hair Color
Eye Color
Brown - Dark



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