Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe

Born: June 1, 1926

Died: August 5, 1962

Nationality: American

Occupation: Actress, model, singer

Biography: Marilyn Monroe 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.

Source/Notes: As quoted in: "Marilyn Monroe" (Harcourt, Brace, 1960) by Maurice Zolotow, p. 141. Also in: "Marilyn Monroe in her own words" (Delilah/Putnam, 1983), p. 52

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Source/Notes: As quoted in A Beautiful Child in Music for Chameleons (1980) by Truman Capote
Source/Notes: As quoted in Marilyn Monroe : In Her Own Words (1983), edited by Roger Taylor

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Source/Notes: As quoted in Her Inspiration : Secrets to Help You Work Smart, Be Successful, and Have Fun (2008) by Mina Parker
Source/Notes: As quoted in: The Reader's Digest, Volume 76, DeWitt Wallace, Lila Acheson Wallace, Reader's Digest Association, 1960, p. 238
Source/Notes: Marilyn Monroe in her own words (1983 edition), Putnam Pub Group - ISBN: 9780399410147