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. Marilyn Monroe was born as Norma Jean Mortenson in Los Angeles in 1926. Her...
Name at Birth:
Norma Jeane Mortenson
June 1, 1926 (age
Los Angeles, California
August 4, 1962
Marilyn Monroe was an American actress and model. Famous for playing comic "
dumb blonde" characters, she became one of the most popular sex symbols of ...
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Marilyn Monroe was born Norma Jeane Mortenson at the Los Angeles County
Hospital on June 1, 1926. Her mother Gladys Pearl Baker was a film-cutter at ...
Norma Jean Baker endured a fatherless childhood of sexual abuse and poverty.
She was put in a string of orphanages and foster homes after mother Gladys ...
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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
Marilyn Monroe's life began as a neglected girl who then became a model, pinup
girl, actress, and a major movie star, before dying at age 36.
Marilyn Monroe (1926-1962) Model, actress, singer and arguably one of the most
famous women of the twentieth century. “I am good, but not an angel."
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