Saturday, 21 February 2015

Sweater Girl Saturday - Marilyn Monroe

    Marilyn Monroe - 01/06/1926 - AKA - Norma Jeane Mortenson

American, Actress, Pin Up, Global and Historical Icon.

Marilyn became the first ever Playmate Of The Month in the December 1953 issue of Playboy, using a nude photograph of her from a shoot in 1949 with photographer Tom Kelley.

In 1960 she marked her place in history with a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame.

Her most notable films included, How To Marry A Millionaire, Bus Stop, Some Like It Hot, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes and The Seven Year Itch.

Her films grossed more than $200 million dollars.

She is one of the most recognised and admired women in the world, even 53 years after her death, here are some of Marilyn's best Sweater Girl moments...

Marilyn measured 37 - 23.5 - 37.5

Marilyn Monroe in 1953 shot for Life Magazine by Alfred Eisenstaedt - 'At home in Hollywood'