onlyoldphotography: “ Alfred Eisenstaedt: Marilyn Monroe, 1953 “When I photographed Marilyn Monroe, I mixed up my cameras - one had black-and-white film, the other color. I took many pictures. Only two color ones came out all right. My favorite.
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From a shy model in a cardigan known as Norma Jean Baker to a global star on Santa Monica Beach just three weeks before her death, more than 100 photos show her journey.
Little known fact, she was an extremely talented actress and quite intelligent. Melody King Komisar and Co 1953
Marilyn Monroe - 1952 Staring Out In A Daze In A Scene From The Film 'Niagara', (Photo By Century-Fox/Getty Images) (Michael Ochs Archives Via Getty Images)