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Marilyn Monroe

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Biography:
Birth Name: Marilyn Monroe
Born: 06/01/1926
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
Death Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: 08/05/1962

Monroe came into existence as Norma Jean Mortensen in a Los Angeles charity ward on June 1, 1926. The identity of her father remained a mystery for decades; some claimed it was Martin Edward Mortensen, whom Monroe's mother Gladys married in 1924, and who split from his wife prior to his daughter's birth. Other sources cited Charles Gifford, a salesman for RKO Pictures, where Gladys worked as a film cutter. Whatever the case, Gladys was ill-prepared to take care of the new infant, who was her third child (Monroe had two step-siblings in Kentucky from Gladys' first marriage). Additionally Gladys was plagued by mental illness, which ran in her family. After attempting to get her parents to take...

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Albums:

Essential (Bye Bye Baby) [Live]

Vintage Hollywood Classics, Vol. 12: Marilyn …

Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend (Resonanzz …

At The Movies-Marilyn Monroe

The Outstanding Marilyn Monroe

The Remarkable Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe (Songs And Music From The Diam…

Walk In The Sun

Truly Marilyn Monroe

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Videos:
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Popular Movies:
The Misfits
Let's Make Love
Some Like It Hot
The Prince and the Showgirl
Bus Stop
The Seven Year Itch
There's No Business Like Show Business
River of No Return
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

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