Icons: Marilyn Monroe
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(2011) Marilyn Monroe is one of the most famous and adored icons of the 20th century. Like no other Hollywood star, she won the hearts of millions around the world. Itâs been said that: âMonroe played the best game with the worst hand.â Her journey to stardom stemmed from a childhood of poverty, neglect, and loneliness. This profile of the starlet tells the remarkable story of Marilynâs life. From birth to her premature death she endured criticism, insecurities, drug dependence, numerous miscarriages, and three broken marriages. Despite all her demons, her unprecedented beauty, talent and quick wit amazed all that came before her.