Marilyn Monroe

Biography

Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson on June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962), was a Golden Globe Award-winning American actress, singer, model and pop icon. She was known for her comedic skills and screen presence, going on to become one of the most popular movie stars of the 1950s and early 1960s. At the later stages of her career, she worked towards serious roles with a measure of success. However, she faced disappointments in her career and personal life during her later years. Her death has been subject to speculation and conspiracy theories.

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Birth Name

Norma Jeane Mortenson

Birth Place

Los Angeles, California, USA

Birth Date

6/1/1926

Death Date

8/5/1962
Known For
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Some Like It Hot

Sugar Kane Kowalczyk

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The Seven Year Itch

The Girl

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Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Lorelei Lee

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Niagara

Rose Loomis

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Bus Stop

Cherie

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How to Marry a Millionaire

Pola Debevoise

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There’s No Business Like Show Business

Vicky Parker

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River of No Return

Kay Weston

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The Misfits

Roslyn Taber

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Let's Make Love

Amanda Dell

Starring In
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This Is Joan Collins

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The Mystery of Marilyn Monroe: The Unheard Tapes

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Marilyn - Made in Hollywod

Self - Portrait Subject (archive footage)

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All About Yves Montand

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Les mille et une vies de Yul Brynner

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Skin: A History of Nudity in the Movies

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Killing Michael Jackson

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Hollywood, das erträumte Leben der Lana Turner

Self (archive footage)

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Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band

Self (archive footage)

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The Fabulous Allan Carr

Self (archive footage)

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Keith Richards: Under the Influence

Lorelei Lee (uncredited)

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Love, Marilyn

Herself (archive footage)

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Bert Stern: Original Madman

Herself (archive footage)

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Ivo Livi genannt Yves Montand

Self (archive footage)

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Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff

Self (archive footage)

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Smash His Camera

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Norman Mailer: The American

Self (archive footage)

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Marylin's letzte Sitzung

Marilyn Monroe

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La rabbia di Pasolini

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Bigger, Stronger, Faster*

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James Dean: Forever Young

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The Rat Pack

Herself (archive footage)

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Bettie Page: The Girl in the Leopard Print Bikini

Herself (archive footage)

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Sex at 24 Frames Per Second

Self (archive footage)

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Marilyn Monroe - The Final Days

Herself (archive footage)

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The Atrocity Exhibition

Self (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Ayn Rand: A Sense of Life

Herself (in Korea) (archive footage) (uncredited)

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L.A. Confidential

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20th Century Fox: The First 50 Years

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Marilyn Monroe - The Mortal Goddess

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Trinity & Beyond: The Atomic Bomb Movie

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That's Entertainment III

Performer in Clip from 'The Asphalt Jungle' (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Gesichter Des Todes VII

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Death Scenes 2: Uncensored Scenes of Death

Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Marilyn: Ihr letzter Film

Herself (archive footage)

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Batmania: From Comics to Screen

Self (archive footage)

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La Famiglia

Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Remembering Marilyn

Herself (archive footage)

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Say Goodbye to the President

Herself (archive footage)

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Hollywood Out-Takes and rare Footage

Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)

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I Due Kennedy

Self (archive footage)

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The Love Goddesses

Herself (archive footage)

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The Legend of Marilyn Monroe

Herself (archive footage)

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La Rabbia

Herself (archive footage)

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Something's Got to Give

Ellen Arden

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The Misfits

Roslyn Taber

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Let's Make Love

Amanda Dell

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Some Like It Hot

Sugar Kane Kowalczyk

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The Prince And The Showgirl

Elsie

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Bus Stop

Cherie

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The Seven Year Itch

The Girl

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There’s No Business Like Show Business

Vicky Parker

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River of No Return

Kay Weston

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How to Marry a Millionaire

Pola Debevoise

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Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Lorelei Lee

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Niagara

Rose Loomis

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Monkey Business

Miss Lois Laurel

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Don't bother to knock

Nell Forbes

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Clash by Night

Peggy

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O Henry's Full House

Streetwalker (segment "The Cop and the Anthem")

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We're Not Married

Annabel Jones Norris

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Love Nest

Roberta 'Bobbie' Stevens

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Let's Make it Legal

Joyce Mannering

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As Young As You Feel

Harriet

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Home Town Story

Iris Martin

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All About Eve

Miss Casswell

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The Asphalt Jungle

Angela Phinlay

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Le Roi de la piste

Polly

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A Ticket to Tomahawk

Clara (uncredited)

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Love Happy

Grunion's Client

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Ladies of the Chorus

Peggy Martin

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Dangerous Years

Evie - Waitress at the Gopher Hole

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