The Death of Marilyn Monroe


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who was she?

  • Was an American actress, model, and singer, who became a major sex symbol , starring in a number of commercially successful motion pictures during the 1950s and early 1960s. She died of an drug overdose in her bed in her Brentwood home on August 5,1962 at the age of 36.

Media Portrayal

There were many people that said that they think she had an overdose because she was found in her hotel room. People said they think that Marilyn Monroe came clean about her love affair with JFK a shocking phone call to JFK's wife Jackie – and she told the First Lady the Commander-in-Chief promised to marry her


It is recorded in the 18th century, possibly as a blend of Mary and Ellen, but first came into regular use in the 20th century, peaking in the 1940s and 50s. Since then its use has been surprisingly moderate, considering the enduring popularity of the film star Marilyn Monroe 1926–1962, baptized Norma Jeanne Baker. source selection

Feminist Critisum

Most people looked at Marilyn an Icon because they still looked up to her to be a kids remodel. Her life ran the gamut from happy, bored, funny, loving and loved to shocking and scandalous. She did whatever she had to do to reach her childhood dream goal to be a famous movie star.
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My Personal Opinion

I think that she was a very beautiful women. She was a very hard worker and all she wanted was to follow her dreams. People tread to people shame and gilt on her. All she want was to act.