In Marilyn Monroe& most memorable Hollywood roles were still a few years ahead of her. LIFE recently shared a set of striking portraits by Alfred Eisenstaedt which show the star before she really made it big.
Marilyn Monroe On Santa Monica Beach 1962 Marilyn Monroe photographed by George Barris "I could see a sadness in her eyes; she had learned to smile, laugh and clown, even though her heart was breaking" ~ George Barris, on their photos at the beach.
Marilyn Monroe- with her natural brunette. i think she looks even better this way. Actually Marilyn Monroe's natural hair color was a light brown color, not this dark color. Although she does still look amazing!
I Lived Like Marilyn Monroe for a Week Cosmopolitan: Senior Cosmopolitan beauty editor Loni Venti took on the challenge of emulating the ultimate Cosmo girl, Marilyn Monroe, for an entire week. Here's what happened.