Marilyn Monroe: An International Symbol For Beauty

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Marilyn Monroe
Marilyn Monroe was one of the most popular stars of the 50's recognized as an international symbol for beauty, but her life is full of poor choices and horrible encounters.Throughout her career she had many encounters that ended poorly, movies that flopped, and marriages that ended destructivley.
Norma Jeane Mortenson was born June 1, 1926 in LA California. Monroe's mother was Gladys Pearl Monroe Baker. Monroe had said her mother had tried to smother her with a pillow in her crib.The majority of Monroe's childhood was spent in foster care. Monroe moved from house to house being harassed and sexually assaulted in one case she said she had been raped. A family friend and her husband Grace and Doc Goddard had raised monroe for a
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