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					Marilyn Monroe
     By: Morgan Sentelle
                                     Childhood

 Born in L.A. on June 1, 1926 as
  Norma Jeane Mortenson to her
  mother was Gladys Baker.

 Mother worked in the filming
  business. Went crazy and sent to
  an institution in 1935.

 Norma Jeane had to go to an
  orphanage in L.A. She was orphan
  number 3463.
                                   Growing up…

 1938 goes to live with Ana Lower.

 1942 marries Jim Dougherty

 In April of 1944 she got a job at Radio
  Plane Munitions Factory.
                            Becoming Popular

 First national magazine
  cover April 26 1946.

 Photographed by David
  Connover for Yank
  Magazine in June 1946.

 First interview at 20th
  Century Fox with Ben Lyon
  July
                                Monroe’s firsts…

 First Screen Test for 20th Century
  Fox July 19 1946.

 First studio contract with Fox,
  Norma Jeane changed her name
  to Marilyn Monroe August 26
  1946.

 First mention in a Hollywood
  gossip column July 29 1946.
                                   Big changes…

 August 2 1946 she applies to Blue Book
  Modeling Agency.
 September 13 1946 divorces James
  Dougherty.
 August 1947 fox contract was not
  renewed, dropped by Fox.
 February 1948 befriends mogul Joseph
  M. Schneck.
 Signs a contract with Columbia
  Pictures in March of 1948. Dropped by
  them in September of the same year.
                                         New things

 Signs contract with MGM for role in
  The Asphalt Jungle in October of
  1949.

 January 5th 1950 starts shooting the
  film The Fireball.

 Lands small part in All About Eve in
  April 1950.

 Signs a new contract with Fox in
  December 10 1950.
 Presents an Oscar at the Academy
  Awards ceremony in March of 1951.

 April 18 1951 starts shooting Love
  Nest.

 May 11 1951 six month contract
  converts to seven year deal.

 March 13 1952 nude calendar story
  broken to the public.

 April 17 1952 gets first life magazine
  cover.
 September 13 of 1953 first TV
  appearance in “The Jack Benny
  Show”

 December 15 1953 fails to turn up
  for the first day of shooting on the
  Girl in the Pink Tights.

 January 4 1954 Fox suspends her.

 January 14 1954 marries Joe
  DiMaggio at San Francisco City
  Hall.
 October 5 1954 officially
  spearates from joe and
  October 27 1954 divorce
  hearing.
 Granted final divorce October
  31 1955.
 June 29 1956 marries Arthur
  Miller in a civil ceremony and
  July in a Jewish ceremony.
 August 1 1957 becomes
  pregnant but loses baby.
                       Lasts….

 August 1962 Mrilyn’s last day alive includes a six hour
  session with Greenson.

 Police called her home on August 5 1962. This was her
  official day of death.

 Funeral was on August 8 1962 at Westwood Medical Park
  Cemetery.

 August 28 death certificate was signed.

				
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