Mr. Brynner's 4 Wives
Yul Brynner was married four times, of which the first three ended in divorce.
He had three birth-children and adopted two others.
His first wife, Virginia Gilmore (1944–1960), was an actress. They had one child, *Yul Brynner II (b. December 23, 1946), nicknamed when he was six "Rock" by his father in honor of boxer Rocky Graziano, who won the middleweight title in 1947. Rock is a historian, novelist and university history lecturer .
* Lark Brynner (b. 1958) was born out of wedlock and raised by her mother.
*His third wife, Jacqueline de Croisset (1971 â€" 1981), was a French socialite. She was the widow of Philippe de Croisset, a publishing executive. Yul and Jacqueline adopted two Vietnamese children: Mia (1974), and Melody (1975).
*His fourth wife, Kathy Lee, was an Asian dancer in The King and I shows. They married in 1983.