Marilyn MonroeShe vigorously played the dumb-blonde stereotype in her movie roles, but there is nothing at all dumb about Marilyn Monroe. Born to a single mother who suffered from severe mental illness, the odds were stacked against the girl originally named Norma Jeane from the very beginning. She became a ward of the state and bounced around from foster home to foster home. The fact that she rose from such impoverished beginnings to become one of the top-billed acts in Hollywood speaks for itself.
Inside you will read about...- From Foster Child to Movie Star
- The Scene with the White Dress
- Marilyn the Jew
- Diagnosis of Paranoid Schizophrenia
- Marilyn's First Overdose
- The Presidential Affair
- Locked in the Psych Ward
And much more!
Discover the life and legend that is Marilyn Monroe.