Marilyn Monroe´S Biography

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Marilyn Monroe Norma Jean Mortenson, then known by the World as Marilyn Monroe, was born on June 1st, 1926 in Los Angeles, California. Her mother, Gladys Baker, was a woman with many psychological problems, so Marilyn had a difficult childhood and adolescence. She had to live many complicated situations that brought her problems for the rest of her short life. Before becoming a sex symbol, she used work in a factory, where a journalist found her and asked to take her some photographs. After that, she joined a well-known model agency called Blue Book, where the manager told her to dye her dark hair to a platinum-blond. From that moment she became a successful and material girl, showing the world her dreamt body and using glossy jewelry and furs, she became an icon of fashion and movies, and the dream of every photographer. Her first movie roll was in 1948 in "Ladies of Chorus", then she made a string of hit movies, such us "Gentlemen prefer them blond", "How to marry a millionaire", etc. She married 3 times, and divorced because of infidelities. She was alcoholic and drug-addicted due to her emotional imbalance and the problems of insecurity she had. On August 5th 1962, Marilyn Monroe was found dead in her bedroom with a phone near her, the FBI announced the case as a probable suicide, but there are unsolved mysteries. Nobody knows exactly what happened to Marilyn Monroe, but one thing is true, she had a tragical end.

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