Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe

American actress, model, and singer (1926-1962)
Comedienne, iconic 1950s movie sex symbol, and appealing interpreter of flirtatious vocal ballads.
BornJune 1, 1926
HometownLos Angeles, California, United States of America
Net worth$10 million
Height5'6" (1.68m)
SpouseArthur Miller (m 1956 - 1961) , Joe DiMaggio (m 1954 - 1955) , James Dougherty (m 1942 - 1946)
ParentsGladys Pearl Baker
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  • The Chelsea Flower Show is back with a bang for 2022 and we couldn't be more delighted! Covid-19 caused the show to be postponed and adapted over the last two years, so it's fabulous to see it return to all its glory. On Monday, the royals were out in force to enjoy the first day of the famous horticultural display. READ: Sophie Wessex channels Bond girl glamour in showstopping sparkling dress The much-loved show is held in its usual location; the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea, in London

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Marilyn Monroe ‘assassinated over UFO knowledge’

Nick Redfern's book 'Diary of Secrets: UFO Conspiracies and the Mysterious Death of Marilyn Monroe' alleges that the the 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes' star was assassinated because US President John F. Kennedy told her about the existence of aliens.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

The Misfits
The Misfits
2h 5min
1961
Let's Make Love
Let's Make Love
1h 59min
1960
Some Like It Hot
Some Like It Hot
2h
1959
The Prince and the Showgirl
The Prince and the Showgirl
PG
1h 55min
1957
Bus Stop
Bus Stop
1h 36min
1956
The Seven Year Itch
The Seven Year Itch
1h 45min
1955
There's No Business Like Show Business
There's No Business Like Show Business
1h 57min
1954
River of No Return
River of No Return
1h 31min
1954
How to Marry a Millionaire
How to Marry a Millionaire
1h 35min
1953
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
1h 31min
1953
Niagara
Niagara
1h 32min
1953
We're Not Married!
We're Not Married!
1h 26min
1952
Monkey Business
Monkey Business
1h 37min
1952
Don't Bother to Knock
Don't Bother to Knock
1h 16min
1952
Clash by Night
Clash by Night
1h 45min
1952
Love Nest
Love Nest
1h 24min
1951
The Asphalt Jungle
The Asphalt Jungle
1h 52min
1950
Ladies of the Chorus
Ladies of the Chorus
1h 1min
1948
Marilyn Monroe: In the Movies
Marilyn Monroe: In the Movies

Albums

Marilyn Monroe Collection 1949-1962
Marilyn Monroe Collection 1949-1962
2018
Box of Diamonds
Box of Diamonds
2014
Sus Años Dorados en España
Sus Años Dorados en España
2014
Little Girl from Little Rock
Little Girl from Little Rock
2012
Essential Recordings [Primo]
Essential Recordings [Primo]
2012
Classic Original Recordings Presents: The Ultimate Collection
Classic Original Recordings Presents: The Ultimate Collection
2012
Legends: My Heart Belongs To Daddy
Legends: My Heart Belongs To Daddy
2012
BD Ciné
BD Ciné
2011
Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend [Cayenne Records]
Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend [Cayenne Records]
2008
Essentials: Platinum Edition
Essentials: Platinum Edition
2008
Heatwave [DFP]
Heatwave [DFP]
2007
Life & Music of Marilyn Monroe
Life & Music of Marilyn Monroe
2006
Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend/Home Town Story
Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend/Home Town Story
2006
Heatwave [Universal]
Heatwave [Universal]
2006
Essentials
Essentials
2006
Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend [Cleopatra]
Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend [Cleopatra]
2006
Some Like it Hot [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Some Like it Hot [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2005
Solid Gold
Solid Gold
2005

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1960Golden GlobeActress in a Leading Role - Musical or ComedySome Like It HotWinner
1958British Academy of Film & Television ArtsForeign ActressThe Prince and the ShowgirlNominated
1957Golden GlobeActress in a Leading Role - Musical or ComedyBus StopNominated
1956British Academy of Film & Television ArtsForeign ActressThe Seven Year ItchNominated