Marilyn Monroe

Daijah Clinkscales

Who Is Marilyn Monroe ?

Marilyn Monroe was an American actress and model.She was born on June 1st 1926, in Los Angeles, CA. But She passed away August 5, 1962,Brentwood, Los Angeles, CA.Because she committed suicide by an overdose of sleeping pills. However , many still believe that she killed because she knew too much.
Big image

How was the Childhood ?

Marilyn Monroe overcame a diffcult childhood to become one of the world's biggest and most enduring sex symbols. She never knew her father , and once thought Clark Glabe to be her father a story repeated often enough for a version of it to gain some currency.However there's no evidence that Gable ever met or knew Monroe's mother.
Big image

Resiliency Kicks In

After Norma's sixteenth birthday, her foster parents had to move from California. To avoid an orphanage or a new foster home, Norma chose to get married. On June 19, 1942, Norma married James Dougherty, but the marriage would all but end when he joined the U.S. Merchant Marines in 1943. Though her difficult childhood and early failed marriage would make Norma Jean a strong and resilient woman, these experiences would also add to her insecurities and flaws things that would ultimately shape her into a great tragic figure of the twentieth century.
Big image

Accomplishments Of Her Career

During he life, Marilyn starred in movies playing the role of the 'dumb blonde." She starred in movies such as:"The Seven Year Itch", "The Asphalt Jungle",and something's Got To Give."

She was always smiling not paying any attention to the people who were trying to bring her down.She made 29 films as an actor, and 24 in the first 8 years of her career.

Big image