Singer, Actress, Dancer, Model
Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson; June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962) was an American actress, model, and singer, who became a major sex symbol, starring in a number of commercially successful motion pictures during the 1950s and early 1960s. Wikipedia
Age: 36 (age at death)
Born: 1st June, 1926, Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: 5th August, 1962, Brentwood
Height: 5' 5" (165 cm)
Claim to Fame: Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend (youtube music video) Seven Year Itch, Some Like It Hot
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Unfinished remake of "My Favorite Wife," due to the firing of Marilyn Monroe from the film. She was eventually re-hired, but died in August, 1962. Film was never completed.
Marilyn Monroe was an AB blood type.
Although Marilyn frequently portrayed the 'dumb blond' in her films, she actually had an I.Q. of 168. President JFK had an i.q. of 129.
I want to be an artist... not an erotic freak. I don`t want to be sold to the public as a celluloid aphrodisiacal.
It takes a smart brunette to play a dumb blonde.
It's no secret Joe DiMaggio loved Marilyn Monroe. The baseball great cried at her funeral and for 20 years had flowers placed at her crypt several times a week.
The public displays were unusual for the famously stoic and private DiMaggio. Now, his heartbreak over the breakup of their marriage will get a rare public airing when "Marilyn Monroe's Lost Archives" goes up for bid at Julien's Auctions in Beverly Hills next month.
"I love you and want to be with you," DiMaggio said in one pained letter to Monroe from the collection, written... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 5 weeks ago
Marilyn Monroe 'had a lesbian affair with her drama teacher Natasha Lytess' and lived together 'as man and wife'
Marilyn Monroe had a secret lesbian affair with her domineering German acting teacher, newly unearthed documents reveal.
They show that the actress lived as ‘man and wife’ with Columbia Pictures drama coach Natasha Lytess for two of the seven years they worked together from 1948 to 1955.
Miss Monroe, who was married three times, is said to have admitted to lesbian flings with fellow stars Joan Crawford, Marlene Dietrich and Barbara Stanwyck, as well affairs with Marlon Brando, Frank Sinatra and John and Bobby Kennedy.
Now a pair of Miss Monroe’s... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 3 months ago
He was the society photographer who captured the Queen, Elizabeth Taylor and Audrey Hepburn. Now a new book on Cecil Beaton features some VERY honest diary extracts about his famous subjects.
Photographer Cecil Beaton didn't mince his words. In a new book featuring his private diary entries, the original photographer-to-the-stars wrote what he really thought about his iconic subjects.
She might have been famous for her bombshell curves, but Beaton's impression of Marilyn Monroe was more childlike than womanly. 'The puzzling truth is that Miss Monroe is a... Read More
Posted by Dianab 3 months ago
‘Miss Marilyn Monroe calls to mind the bouquet of a fireworks display... as spectacular as the silvery shower of a Vesuvius fountain. She walks like an undulating basilisk, scorching everything in her path but the rosemary bushes.
'Her voice, of a loin-stroking affection, has the sensuality of silk or velvet. The puzzling truth is that Miss Monroe is a make-believe siren, unsophisticated as a Rhine maiden, innocent as a sleepwalker.
'She is an urchin pretending to be grown up, having the time of her life in Mother’s moth-eaten finery, tottering... Read More
Posted by Dianab 4 months ago
Cecil Beaton's private diary entries revealing his witty and unsparing thoughts on the many stars he photographed are revealed in a new book
He spent 50 years charming the rich and famous from behind the camera in order to produce an array of iconic portraits.
But now Cecil Beaton’s true and often scathing opinions on stars from Mick Jagger to Monroe have been revealed in a new book.
The photographer claimed the Rolling Stones frontman “could be a eunuch”, described one half of Grace Kelly’s face as “like a bull calf” and... Read More
Posted by Dianab 4 months ago