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date: 26 June 2019

Monroe, Marilyn ( Norma Jean Baker/Norma Jean Mortenson; 1926–1962) 

Who's Who in the Twentieth Century
 Market House Books Market House Books

US film star and sex symbol.An unhappy childhood in Los Angeles orphanages and foster homes, her mother's mental illness, an unknown father, a short broken teenage marriage, and early struggles as a photographer's model form the background to a Hollywood saga that ended, predictably, in a drug overdose. ... ...

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