Top 10 Things to Know
about Marilyn Monroe
9. Didn't Like Diamonds
6. Facial Hair Problem
5. Made Ella Fitzgerald A Star
Initially, Ella Fitzgerald couldn't get a booking at the Hollywood nightclub, Mocambo, because she was black. Marilyn Monroe stepped in to help and told the nightclub club owner that, if he booked Ella Fitzgerald to play there, then Monroe would be on a front row table every night to watch. Monroe was as good, as her word, and Ella Fitzgerald was catapulted into the limelight.
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