The Death of Marilyn Monroe

Nicholas Warman

Where Marilyn Monroe was born and death of her

  • Los Angeles, California
  • Born June 1, 1926
  • Died August 5, 1962
  • Norma Jeane Mortensen
  • Norma Jeane Baker
  • She was an orphan.

On Media

Marilyn Monroe is known for being a major sex symbol during the 1950's. She was an American actress, singer, model and showgirl who stared in a number of commercially successful motion pictures.

One of the more memorable instances of Marilyn Monroe was when sang happy birthday to President Kennedy at his birthday party.

The photo was taken during Marilyn Monroe’s acting career. She was the sexy diva embodied everything that man desired and woman dreamed of: having fun, famous, rich, admired, and successful.


Monroe took sleeping pills and paid the price for that.
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This article was from the headlines for when Marilyn Monroe overdosed on sleeping pills.

Marilyn Monroe found dead

Marilyn Monroe was found dead in her house in her bed. Her housekeeper found her like that. Her name was Eunice Murray and when she found Marilyn Monroe, she called the police officer and he thought that she was murdered. Then more officers showed up at the scene and found a bottle of the drugs that were prescribed to her by her personal physician, Dr. Engleburg.

The Crime Scene

When a police officer got to the scene of the crime, he thought that she was murdered and then looked around to find what killed her. They looked around for a long time until more police officers showed up and they found her dead in her own house.

Marilyn's Drug Abuse

She killed herself by taking drugs called barbiturates.


There are many drugs that are similar to what Marilyn Monroe took, but she took took too many of them.

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