The amazing Marilyn Monroe was always known as an enigmatic yet gifted actress. Famous for playing comic “dumb blonde” characters, she became one of the most popular sex symbols of the 1950s, emblematic of the era’s attitudes towards sexuality. She continues to be considered a major popular culture icon.
These images are rare pre production screen tests photos of Marilyn playing the ukelele. They were taken in preperation for her role in “Some Like It Hot”
Marilyn Monroe was born in Los Angeles, CA