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: "Marilyn Monroe" (Pyramid Publications, 1973) by Joan Mellen, p. 47

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Source/Notes: As quoted in Ms. magazine (August 1972) p. 40
Source/Notes: As quoted in: "Marilyn Monroe in her own words", Roger G. Taylor, Delilah/Putnam, 1983, p. 42 - ISBN: 9780399410147
Source/Notes: As quoted in: "Marilyn Monroe in her own words" (Delilah/Putnam, 1983), edited by Roger G. Taylor, p. 82

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Source/Notes: To a question about whether she had posed for a calendar in 1947 with nothing on. As quoted in: Time, 11 August 1952