Friday, 1 June 2012

Happy Birthday Marilyn!

Today Marilyn Monroe would have turned 86 years old. In tribute of the Coquettishly  Beautiful Actress I have collected some of her best Snaps taken throughout the years ...

A Bit About Marilyn:

Birth Name: Norma Jeane Mortenson
Also Known As: Norma Jeane Baker
Nickname: The Blonde Bombshell 

In 1946, she began using the stage name Marilyn Monroe, but did not legally change her name until 23 February 1956.

Birth date: 1 June 1926 
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Birth place: Los Angeles, CA
Death date: 5 August 1962 (Age: 32)
Death place: Brentwood, CA
Burial location: Corridor of Memories, #24, at Westwood Memorial Park in Los Angeles, CA. Hugh M. Hefner owns the burial vault next to hers.

Height: 5 foot, 5½ inches (166.62cm)
Hair colour: Naturally Brown, but dyed Blond
Eyes: Blue

High schools: Van Nuys High School; University High School 
Occupations: Model, Actress, Singer

Mother: Gladys Baker
Half-brother: Hermitt Jack Baker 
Half-sister: Berniece Miracle

Marriages: Jimmy Dougherty (1942-1946); Joe DiMaggio (1954); Arthur Miller (1956-1961)
Stepchildren: Joe DiMaggio, Jr., Jane and Robert Miller

Her Favourite:

  • Colors: Beige, Black, White, Red.
  • Perfume: Chanel No. 5
  • Beverage: Dom Perignon 1953
  • Place to shop: Bloomingdales
  • Restaurant: Romanoff’s
  • Actors: Clark Gable, Marlon Brando, Charlie Chaplin
  • Actresses: Greta Garbo, Jean Harlow, Ginger Rogers, Marie Dressler, Joan Crawford, Olivia de Havilland 

A Few of My Favourite Marilyn Quotes:


M.A.C. will be launching a Limited Edition Collection based on Marilyn Monroe to celebrate her Iconic Beauty, click here to view the collection.

1 comment:

  1. Nice start guys...I went through the website and Flower shop Van Nuys
    I found that you made decent point here. Keep up the topic that everyone can choose one of the best. Thanks.