The legendary Marilyn Monroe born as Norma Jeane Mortenson on June 1, 1926. Pass from foster home to foster home as a child, she kicked off her young career as a model.
Later, signing a contract in 1946 to 20th Century- Fox. From there she accepted small roles as extras and other minor roles.
Not far after she began to get noticed and take on bigger roles. Her big break was "Don't bother to knock" in 1952, were she played her first lead starring role.
Even though, she had lots of potential she was still handed roles of gold-digging mistresses, "dumb blondes", and other "non-respectable" roles.
Monroe's hope and dreams of becoming a serious actress were completely taken advantage of. And her personal life suffered as well.
Going through three marriages, all ending in divorce and unable to have children. Her life took a emotional toll and the public completely ate it up. Most notable and known for her allege affair with President John F.Kennedy.
From her party girl lifestyle that every man dreamed about to her own personal problems the world held on to every word.
Due to this she became a huge sex symbol from the 1950s to the 1960s her remarkable personality and spooky attitude everyone loved Marilyn. Every girl dreamed to be her and every man wanted to have her, she was America's girl.
Everyone had an idea of who she was and what she was, the only one with the correct answer was Marilyn herself.
At the tender age of 36, in August 5, 1962, the woman known as the sexiest woman alive, and a pop culture icon passed away from what has labeled as overdose. Although she passed away, her legacy lives on for years to come!
Introducing... Ladies and Gentlemen... Our Fashion Icon, The Beautiful, Model, Actress, 1950s Pop Icon, The Glamourous Marilyn Monroe!