Marilyn Monroe ..Totally sad that her beauty and feminine wiles actually caused her death, not to mention her addiction to drugs and men. All she wanted was to be loved, now she is immortalized for her beauty and her sad life
Marilyn Monroe's marriage to Yankee Joe DiMaggio may have been short-lived, lasting only eight months, but it birthed one of the most expensive diamond rings to date: A diamond eternity band, set in platinum and holding 35 baguette-cut diamonds. Minus one lost diamond, the ring was auctioned by Christie's in 1999, fetching an eye-dropping $772,500. - Veranda.com
There's a certain je ne sais quoi that takes a celebrity from being considered really stylish, to being canonized a fashion icon. Jackie O and Marilyn Monroe are members of the exclusive "icon" club, but now, let's turn our focus to America's very own Oscar-winning actress turned Princess of Monaco, Grace Kelly. Even before she captured the world's attention for her stunning (and much copied) wedding dress for her marriage to Prince Ranier in 1956, it's her dayti...
Today, 1-14 in 1954 - Marilyn Monroe married baseball great, Joe DiMaggio at the San Francisco City Hall. The marriage lasted nine months. After her death (in 1962), DiMaggio had red roses delivered to her crypt two to three times a week for some twenty years.