How tall was Marilyn Monroe?
Marilyn Monroe stood at a height of 1.66m / 5’5.3”
How much did Marilyn Monroe weigh?
Marilyn Monroe weighed 118lbs / 53.5kg
When was Marilyn Monroe born?
On June 1, 1926 Marilyn Monroe was born
When did Marilyn Monroe die?
She died on 5th August 1962
How old was Marilyn Monroe?
She was only 36 years old when she died
MARILYN MONROE ‘S BODY MEASUREMENTS
Dress Size: Size 4 (US) / Size 8 (UK)
Bra Size: 36D
Shoe Size: 5.5 (US) / 38.5 (European)
Measurements: 37-23-36 in / 93.9-58.4-91.4 cm (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Hair Colour: Natural Brown, Dyed Blonde
Eye Colour: Blue
QUICK BIOGRAPHY FACTS:
Birth Name: Norma Jeane Mortenson
Nick Name: Marilyn Monroe, the Blonde Bombshell, Hourglass
Sun Sign: Gemini
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
Place of Death: Los Angeles, California
Education: Emerson Junior High School; Van Nuys High School
Occupation: Actress, Model, Singer
Sexual Orientation: Heterosexual / Straight
Religion: She was Christian then later converted to Judaism
MARILYN MONROE’S FAMILY:
Father – Martin Edward Mortensen
Mother – Gladys Pearl Baker
Siblings – Robert, Berniece
Husband – She got married to Jimmy Dougherty on June 19, 1942 but divorced in 1946; Joe DiMaggio from 1954 to 1955 and was also married to Arthur Miller from 1956 to 1961.
Children – None; she lost her first pregnancy as it was ectopic
In details: Marilyn Monroe’s family life
HOW DID MARILYN MONROE BECOME SO FAMOUS?
Marilyn Monroe was and is still famous for being of the world’s most popular sex symbols.
When she was young, her mother developed psychiatric problems and was placed in a mental facility. As a result of this Marilyn spent most of her childhood in foster homes and orphanages where at several times, she was a victim of sexual assaults. At 16, Monroe got married to Jimmy Dougherty as a way out of the foster homes then began her career first from modelling.
Her private life was troubled with addictions, some depression and anxiety and she died in 1962 sadly of barbiturate overdose.
Related: Famous exception to the 5’9” (175 cm) modelling height
Some of her movies include: Niagara, How to Marry a Millionaire, Gentlemen prefer blondes, The Seven Year Itch, Some like it Hot and The Misfits.