A twentieth-century American actress who became the leading sex symbol of the 1950s. While still in her thirties, she died of an overdose of sleeping pills. Among her best-known films are The Seven-Year Itch, Bus Stop, and Some Like It Hot.
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I was on Charlie Rose recently, and in discussing Marilyn Monroe he asked, what do you think was her great appeal?Daphne Merkin on Lena Dunham, Book Criticism, and Self-Examination|Mindy Farabee|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Marilyn Johnson is a writer with a terrific capacity for learning.
Marilyn Johnson has written fascinating books about obit writers and librarians.
Sorokko went to Moscow to study physics and was discovered there by Marilyn Gauthier, a leading Paris model agent.
The actor transformed from a sensual Marilyn Monroe to a whimsical Salvador Dali to a starving migrant mother, seamlessly.
Several able speakers had made long addresses in support of the bill when one Mr. Morrisett, from Monroe, took the floor.
“Doctrine”—the Monroe doctrine declared that no foreign power should acquire additional dominion in America.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
President Monroe signed the Missouri Compromise expressing his approval of this bill.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
"That sandy promontory on the extremity of which stands Fortress Monroe," he answered.Elsie's Vacation and After Events|Martha Finley
Off towards Fortress Monroe there lay in the water a strange-looking thing, which had not been there an hour before.Stories of Our Naval Heroes|Various