Your account is not active. We have sent an email to the address you provided with an activation link. Check your inbox, and click on the link to activate your account. With her platinum blonde hair and signature red lipstick, Marilyn Monroe who would almost have been a centenarian by now is easily one of the most iconic old Hollywood celebrities of all time. However, only a few know what the actress looked like before she was famous. Born Norma Jeane Mortenson, Monroe had a tough childhood.
She moved from one foster home to another, going through traumatic experiences in almost all of them. She was sexually abused and even started developing a stutter. Everything changed in when Monroe was working in a military factory where she was introduced to a photographer from the U. Soon she became one of the biggest stars in Hollywood and was instantly recognizable, but a troubled, beautiful girl still hid beneath the fame. Monroe committed suicide in Pictures of Marilyn Monroe reminds us of her as a favorite culture icon and a sex symbol.
However, most forget her troublesome roots when she was just a regular girl in the neighborhood. Image credits: Richard C. Image credits: U. Image credits: David Conover. Image credits: Larry Kronquist. Image credits: Teichnor Bros.
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Follow Bored Panda on Google News! Follow us on Flipboard. She was always so photogenic and outstandingly beautiful, even as a youngster.. She had a 'something ' about her that I've never seen since.. A beauty but an emptiness too.. Lovely photos. Like most women, she simply enjoyed exhibiting herself I don't think that's necessarily true. We know how Marilyn Monroe aged. We don't know how her classmates aged. People change their facial features over the years, and even though makeup and plastic surgery help wasn't advanced back then , you can't make a beautiful girl out of nowhere.
Marilyn was always a pretty girl and remained a pretty girl. Brands love consistency. Also, the industry was brutal back then, specially to a woman. She abused many substances to cope, enduring failed relationships, but managed to achieve a great level success. She dealt with that environment the best she could.
You can't necessarily say her classmates would do the same things. And you probably hear about Marilyn with so much nostalgia and not other girls, because she prevailed and others didn't. They fade away to obscurity.
Before the surgery and professional makeup she was just a regular girl with a nice smile. I find it funny that people perceive her as the paragon of innocence. That short skirt and crop top she wore in I wouldn't feel comfortable wearing in public today. Not to mention her quite daring fully nude pictorials. Only a very confident and ambitious girl would get where she got and God knows what she had to do to get there.
You make some valid points. However, she had a rough life and likely did what she had to trying to survive. You can't know what someone is dealing with unless you've walked in their shoes.
I don't dispute that she made bad choices, but that isn't uncommon in the movie industry. It's dog eat dog; there is nothing innocent about the entertainment industry. Bored Panda works better on our iPhone app. Please enter email address We will not spam you. Almost finished To complete the subscription process, please click the link in the email we just sent you. Like what you're seeing? Please enter email address By submitting email you agree to get Bored Panda newsletter. We respect your privacy.
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