Marilyn Monroe Biography (1926-1962)

Born Norma Jean Mortensen, June 1, 1926, in Los Angeles, CA; died of drug overdose August 4, 1962, in Brentwood, CA; daughter of Gladys Pearl Baker (a film cutter); married James Dougherty (an aircraft worker), June 19, 1942 (divorced, 1946); married Joe DiMaggio (a professional baseball player), January 14, 1954 (divorced, 1954); married Arthur Miller (a playwright), July 1, 1956 (divorced, January 21, 1961).

Birth Details
June 1, 1926
Los Angeles, California, United States
Death Details
August 4, 1962
Brentwood, California, United States

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