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Marilyn monroe

  1. 1. Marilyn Monroe Antonia Wise Mrs.Reed Physical Science Spring 2010
  2. 2. Who is Norma Jean Mortensen? <ul><li>Norma Jean Mortensen, also known as Marilyn Monroe was born on June 1 st ,1926. She was a child born into an affair, and her birth destroyed her mothers marriage. She lived in foster homes most of her child hood life. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Norma Jean becoming Marilyn Monroe.. <ul><li>Norma supposedly got her name from her talent scout Ben Lyon. After he got her first screen test. They picked Marilyn after stage actress Marilyn Miller. Her last name came from her mothers Maiden last name, Monroe. She started using the name in 1946, although she did not legally change it until 1956 nearly ten years later. </li></ul>http://
  4. 4. “ The only business is Show business!” <ul><li>Marilyn tried very hard to get into show business, she had to fight her way there. She wanted to be known for not being discovered but making her way to show business. Her modeling business shortly started to boom after David Conover took pictures of women helping the war effort. Her first screen test was scheduled by Ben Lyon, at fox studios in 1946. Shortly after she was offered her first contract from Darryl Zanuck. </li></ul>http://
  5. 5. Marilyn's part in Acting <ul><li>She got three golden globes, two nominations for best foreign actress, she won the David Di Donatello Prize for best foreign actress, and she also won the crystal star award for best foreign actress. </li></ul><ul><li>Marilyn was in 29 movies before her death, Something’s got to give, would have been her 30 th film if she wouldn’t have passed away at such a young age. </li></ul>http
  6. 6. Marilyn’s Death <ul><li>She died on late evening of August 4 th ,1962 of Acute Barbiturate Poisoning. She supposedly overdosed on the drugs Chloral Hydrate and Nembutal. The two drugs prescribed for Insomnia. Theirs different theories of Marilyn's death, suicide, Self administrated overdose, someone else administrated overdose, or Murder. But they have come to the conclusion that she died of Acute barbiturate Poisoning. There are many theories that Marilyn's death was covered up, for who knows what reason. She was age 36. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Bibliography! <ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>http:// </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li> THE END! </li></ul>