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    BIOGRAPHY OF MARILYN MONROE Marilyn Monroe was born on June 1, 1926, in Los Angeles, California. Her original name was Norma Jean Mortenson. Her mother’s name was Gladys Barker and her father’s identity was not clear because her father was absence so she never knew real father. She never knew her father her mother was mentally health and Gladys had psychiatric problems which were paranoid schizophrenia after that she was placed in Metropolitan State Hospital in Norwalk in 1935. Marilyn Monroe was cope

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    Army photographer David Conover was taking pictures in local factories for a magazine article about women’s contribution to the war and shot a picture of Marilyn. That picture later made it’s way to the Blue Book modeling agency and they signed her. She started her modeling career as a pin up model, that way early from the beginning she became associated with sexuality. Pin ups were intended to be pinned up on walls in male-dominated areas such as gas stations or car repairs. A pin up was the wide

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    With her wet red lips and wiggling fanny, Marilyn Monroe was perceived as the sex icon of her age and recognized worldwide as the “sweet angel of sex”. Monroe “was manufactured by no one but herself, self-created from the start.” (35, Harvey) and with her originality, she remained as an indelibly admired figure. The role that made her this much recognized and helped her be one of the most desired women in world was her generic “dumb blonde” character. She was cast as this blonde woman who “[worries]

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    Murder? 55 years later, the death of one of the most famous American icons, Marilyn Monroe, is still a conspiracy. Marilyn Monroe (birth name Norma Jeane Mortenson) was born on the 1st of June, 1926 at the Los Angeles County Hospital. Marilyn never knew her father’s identity. Marilyn was placed in the care of a foster family, The Bolenders, as her mother Gladys Pearl Baker was mentally and financially unable to care for her. Marilyn was taken back into Gladys’ care when she was 7 years old as she eventually

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    Meta: She was a blonde bombshell who became a Hollywood icon, with Marilyn Monroe now immortalised in the latest Playtech release. Putting images of the actress on display, does this game live up to her time tested legacy? Marilyn Monroe Review Everyone knows the name Marilyn Monroe, even if they don’t know the real name of the woman behind the moniker, that being Norma Jean Mortenson. She was an actress in the 50s and 60s whose image has lasted the test of time. She was married to fellow icons

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    Marilyn Monroe Forever From a young orphan, to a fast rising star Monroe brought attention from all over. By being herself and not resorting to imitation, she stood out in the crowd and inspired many women into changing the way society would view the stereotypical women. Marilyn Monroe innovated the film industries and got the attention of many audiences, As a child, Marilyn Monroe was abused and neglected. She lived in series of foster homes. At Age 16, Marilyn Monroe was married to Joe Dougherty

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    Marilyn Monroe was an unmaterialistic actress, model, singer, and survivor. She was famous for her “blonde bombshell” roles, she also became one of the most popular sex symbols around the 1950’s. One person said, “She went by many names. On her birth certificate she is Norma Jeane Mortenson; she was baptised Norma Jeane Baker; she modelled under the names Jean Norman and Mona Monroe; her initial idea for a screen name was Jean Adair; she signed into hotels as Zelda Zonk and into a psychiatric clinic

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    Marilyn Monroe Early Life

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    say that high school dropouts do not get very far in life, but Marilyn Monroe has a different story. The very famous and once popular star was not always perfect. She did not have the life that a famous person is expected to have, but she did work her way to becoming famous. Even though the beginning of her life was full of trials, Marilyn Monroe worked hard and became a well known actress who was and is admired by many. Marilyn Monroe was born as Norma Jeane Baker on June 1, 1926 in Los Angeles,

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    “The truth is, I’ve never fooled anyone. I’ve let them fool themselves, because they didn't bother to find out who I really or what i really was.” Quoted by famous singer,dancer, actress, and model Marilyn Monroe. Born as Norma Jeane Mortenson, she had a very rough childhood. Her mother almost smothered her to death at two, at age six she was nearly raped going in and out of foster homes, because her mother was hospitalized with paranoid schizophrenic. By the age of sixteen she had already dropped

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    Marilyn Monroe: A Modern Day Comparison to Aphrodite The earliest Greek myths are part of an oral tradition that begann in the Bronze Age. The plots and themes of the myths unfold gradually in the written literature of the archaic and classical periods. One myth that has been oriented around the world for many centuries is the legend of Aphrodite. The story of Aphrodite, the goddess who has a magical girdle that compels everyone to desire her, has been passed down through generations of people all

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    something happened the way it did? Marilyn Monroe, a former American actress and model, strongly states, “I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they’re right, you believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together” (Dr. Nikki Martinez). Every day, I think to myself, just as Marilyn Monroe did, that what is happening

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    Marilyn Monroe As one of America’s most iconic actresses, Marilyn Monroe was and still is an extremely influential individual and has captured the hearts of many Americans. She is one of the most distinguished and captivating female celebrities of the twentieth century. Even though she was raised in an unstable environment with no father and a mother who suffered from mental illnesses, she displayed a unique talent in front of the camera.. Marilyn Monroe was born in Los Angeles, California, on June

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    recognized faces. Over fifty years after Marilyn Monroe’s death she is still memorable. Everyone knew this woman, but did everyone know why Norma Jeane Mortenson was famous? She is a Hollywood icon, she could even be considered a legend. Marilyn Monroe affected young women in society by making certain things more socially acceptable, showing not all women need to be super thin to be attractive, and allowing them to see that dreams can come true. Marilyn Monroe first real name was Norma Jeane Mortenson

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    Norma Jeanne Mortensen also known as, Marilyn Monroe is globally experienced as a sexual appearance idol for the world. Mrs. Monroe grew up from a tragic child hood as a kid, never spoken of her foster parents or about being in foster care during her high school or ever growing up (A 1942 University). Being smothered at the age of two, and being rapped at the age of nine (Biography1) was not a great life to talk about. Growing up not knowing her father was seriously difficult for her being the only

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    As a picture perfect image of powerful women, Marilyn Monroe stands rather high on the hierarchy. She once told the world, “millions of people live their entire lives without finding themselves. But it is something I must do.” Any time I hear the name Marilyn, my mind automatically floats to the gorgeous, strong blonde actress who was far more than a pretty face. A name is given to a person the day they are born; that name is then something that they will carry with them for the rest of their lives

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    absolutely boring.” One of the many amazing quotes by an amazing woman. Marilyn Monroe was one of the most iconic model, musician, and actress of all time. Marilyn Monroe is still looked up to today and still inspires millions of people. Marilyn was born June 1, 1926 in Los Angeles, California. Marilyn Monroe was born with the name Norma Jeane but then in 1956 she legally changed her name to the name we all know her by, Marilyn Monroe. Marilyn was in and out of foster homes throughout her childhood. Although

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    Who is Marilyn Monroe? Marilyn Monroe was a popular American model and actress. She had played in 29 movies. “Monroe was ranked number 6 in America 's Greatest Female Actresses Of All Time.” (The life and career of Marilyn Monroe | by theater seat store). Marilyn Monroe is one of the most well known actresses of all time. vvvvh

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    The poem “The Death of Marilyn Monroe” is made up of twenty five lines arranged into four stanzas. The stanzas are developed in such a way that how the death of the fame Marilyn Monroe affect the life of ordinary people who happened to encounter her shortly after her death. As such the stanzas established cause and effect relationship. The first stanza describes the encounter of “ the ambulance men” with the corpse of Marilyn Monroe. The second stanza describes how the encounter changed the life

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    fashions of the 1950s were crazy and brought the movie star: Marilyn Monroe. Boxing brought fam to the short but mighty man, Rocky Marciano. All along the way the Transistor Radio spread news of these idolized people of the 1950s. When you turned on your Transistor Radio back in the 1950s you were sure to listen to one of Elvis Presley’s songs, you were to hear one of Jackie Robinson’s homerun baseball games, you could hear what Marilyn Monroe was up to and what movie she was starting in next, and you

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    In the short story "Hidden Intellectualism" by Gerald Graff, the main idea is to bring acknowledgment to the idea that educators of schools and colleges should incorporate students interest into their teaching. In other words, Graff believes schools and colleges are at fault for not taking the opportunity to use "street smarts" for good academic work (Graff,2010). If Gerald Graff is right about educators needing to incorporate "street smarts" into scholarly works, as I agree, then educators should

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