Marilyn Monroe's sex appeal, talent and untimely death combined to make her one of Hollywood's most recognizable icons and possibly the world's most famous blonde. Early in her film career she played cheerful but not-too-smart objects of de...
Name at Birth:
Norma Jeane Mortenson
June 1, 1926,
Los Angeles, California
August 4, 1962
Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson, June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962),
was an American actress and model. Famous for playing "dumb blonde" ...
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Marilyn Monroe was born Norma Jeane Mortenson on June 1, 1926 in Los
Angeles, California. Her mother was a film-cutter at RKO Studios who, widowed
Born: June 1, 1926. Los Angeles, California Died: August 5, 1962. Los Angeles,
California American model and actress. Decades after Marilyn Monroe's death, ...
Marilyn Monroe was born Norma Jean Mortenson in Los Angeles on June 1,
1926. Her mother was emotionally unstable and frequently confined to an asylum
The story of Marilyn Monroe begins on June first, 1936. Norma Jean was born
that day in the West Coast city of Los Angeles, California. Her birthplace was not
She was born on 1 June 1926 in the Los Angeles County Hospital, the third child
of Gladys Baker. She lived with a number of foster parents, as her mother was ...
Monroe, Marilyn (1 June 1926-5 Aug. 1962), film actress and sex symbol, was
born Norma Jeane Mortensen (and was also known as Norma Jeane Baker in
Marilyn Monroe's career as an actress spanned 16 years. ... Born as Norma
Jeane Mortenson on June 1, 1926 in Los Angeles General Hospital, her mother,