1931 is banned from Cuidad Trujillo, the later Santa Domingo, when he catches the eye of 17-year-old Flor de Oro Trujillo, daughter of the dictator. With a hunger strike, she forces her father to agree to marriage.
32 marries Flor de Oro. The day is a nationwide holiday.
37 divorces Flor de Oro; the two will remain on friendly terms and see each other periodically throughout the coming years. She will marry five more times.