August 5, 2017 all-day
Aug 5, 1962. The world fell in love with Monroes unique combination of sensuality and approachability. She was the epitome of Hollywood glamour, making 29 films in her career. Her tragic death at age 36, at Los Angeles, CA, from an overdose of sleeping pills, is shrouded in controversy. She was born June 1, 1926, at Los Angeles.