Marilyn Monroe

United States

Marilyn Monroe Bio

Who is Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe was an actress, model and singer from United States. She was best known as the leading sex symbol of 1950s, for her dumb blonde characters.

Early Life (Childhood)

Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson) was born in Los Angeles, California. She was raised in foster homes and an orphanage center.

Interesting Facts

She earned her fame as a Dumb blonde character. Her movie grossed $200 million landmark at the time of her death. She died on August 5, 1962 in Los Angeles, California, United States of America.

Personal Life

She first married to James Dougherty at the age of sixteen. They divorced on September 13, 1946. She later married Joe DiMaggio (14 January 1954 - 31 October 1955) and Arthur Miller (29 June 1956 - 20 January 1961).


She is announced as the sixth greatest female screen legend in American film history by American Film Institute.


The reason for her death has been stated as acute barbiturate poisoning. As per evidence and facts, her death is classified as suicide.