With the 50th anniversary of Marilyn Monroe’s death last month, we thought it was time to take a look back at the life of one of Hollywood’s most unforgettable stars. The unrivalled sex symbol of the 1950s and early 60s, the actress and singer is best remembered for her comedic roles in Some Like it Hot, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes and How to Marry a Millionaire. Despite the countless scandals which followed her throughout fame, her endearing persona both on and off screen saw her remain America’s sweetheart until her dying day. Here we share some of our favourite images of one of cdl’s much loved icons.
All images courtesy of The Cut.