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In Marilyn Monroe& most memorable Hollywood roles were still a few years ahead of her. LIFE recently shared a set of striking portraits by Alfred Eisenstaedt which show the star before she really made it big.


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I love this picture of Marilyn Monroe. I wish hats hadn't gone out of style. When I get old I'm going to be the crazy hat lady instead the crazy cat lady.

Marilyn Pics — Marilyn Monroe peeking out from behind a cat.

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Be as dangerous and sexy as Marilyn in this amazing Hollywood bombshell Marilyn Niagara Dress in Hot Pink from Pinup Couture!

"imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring" -Marilyn Monroe. The quote that i live by

Marilyn Monroe's White Bathing Suit One Piece Custom Vintage Reproduction

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Marilyn Monroe at home in Hollywood, (Alfred Eisensteadt—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)

love the polka dots!

love the polka dots!


Marilyn Monroe Reading at Home by Alfred Eisenstaedt. I love photos of MM in a natural state.not hamming it up.

Her candle burned out long before her legend ever did...

Which Marilyn Monroe Are You Most Like?

Marilyn Monroe in Pictures by Harpers Bazaar (15 of some of the most inspiring ones...)

Happy Birthday, Marilyn Monroe!

I love Marilyn Monroe. I love her style. If I ever went short with my hair, I would go with this style:)