Don’t you know that a man being rich is like a girl being pretty? You wouldn’t marry a girl just because she’s pretty, but my goodness, doesn’t it help?
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Marilyn Monroe photographed by Sam Shaw, 1957

Marilyn Monroe photographed by Sam Shaw, 1957

Marilyn Monroe in How to Marry a Millionaire (1953)

Marilyn Monroe in How to Marry a Millionaire (1953)

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Marilyn Monroe photographed by Andre de Dienes, 1949

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Marilyn Monroe photographed by Andre de Dienes, 1949

Marilyn Monroe ,1953 

Marilyn Monroe ,1953 

Marilyn Monroe photographed by Bert Reisfeld, 1953

Marilyn Monroe photographed by Bert Reisfeld, 1953

Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe on the set of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Jane Russell and Marilyn Monroe on the set of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)


Norma Jeane c. 1945

Norma Jeane c. 1945

Marilyn Monroe at Sheila Graham’s wedding, 1953

Marilyn Monroe at Sheila Graham’s wedding, 1953