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Fun Facts about Marilyn Monroe

:star: She is famous for her lovely blonde locks, but did you know that Marilyn Monroe, formerly known as Norma Jeane Dougherty, was reluctant to dye her hair from its natural color? She was advised by the Blue Book Modeling agency in 1946 to dye her hair lighter because it would be more appealing on her and would probably lead to more jobs for her in Hollywood. She was a feminist at heart and did not want to stray too far from her natural look...interesting isn't it?
Early MarilynEarly MarilynAfter she dyed her 'locks Blonde.After she dyed her 'locks Blonde.

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Ally-Lee Ally-Lee 4 years
When she first signed her name as, Marilyn Monroe she had to ask how to spell "Marilyn" :)
Fancy04 Fancy04 9 years
She was a Beautiful lady.
Tnkrbelli Tnkrbelli 9 years
Thanks Curley, Daisy and Jinx(which used to be the name of my favorite doggie growing up!!!) I'm glad that you learned something new about miss Monroe! haha, Happy Valentine's Day to you all!
Jinx Jinx 9 years
I knew she was a brunette originally. I found it interesting that she wrestled with changing her looks, considering how made up she ended up being. Thanks for the post! ------------------------------------------------------ "We're forced to bed, But we're free to dream" Gord Downie
curleyjo84 curleyjo84 9 years
very interesting, thanks!
Daisy6264 Daisy6264 9 years
yes it is.
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