Marilyn Monroe(1926-1962) One of the most popular sex symbols of the 1950s and she continues to be considered a major popular culture icon. She started her career modeling and she become a successful pin-up model. Then, after a series of minor film roles, she become a famous actress for playing comic "dumb blonde" characters, she was a top-billed actress for only a decade, her films grossed $200 million by the time of her unexpected death.
This photography, taken by Bert Stern, was shot in 1962, part of the last photo shoot before her death, which occurred six weeks later, "The Last Sitting", pictures a dashing, delightful Marilyn Monroe. : bert stern #beautyicons#theoneandonly#beauty#marilynmonroe#bertstern#icon#cinema#actress#sexsymbol#popicon#hollywood#legend