Marilyn Monroe Research Paper

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Marilyn Monroe Norma Jeane Monroe, known as Marilyn Monroe, was an American actress, singer and model. Monroe appeared in numbers of films and she became famous for playing her significant role, dumb blonde. With her seductive persona, she became one of the greatest sex symbols of the 1950s. After her suicide at 36, she has remained one of ultimate sex symbols. Norma was born and raised in Los Angeles. She spent most of her childhood in foster homes and orphanages which means that she had loveless childhood. She married Jim Dougherty at the age of 16. During the Second World War, her marriage ended because her husband joined the Merchant Marine and went overseas. Her model career started when the photograph found her while working in a factory. Her picture could be found on several magazines in the same month. These pin-up pictures led her to 2 short-lived contracts with 20th Century Fox and Columbia Picture. First contract with Fox, Norma changed her name to Marilyn Monroe. She became a popular actress after she played roles in several comedies. What made Monroe so interesting to me is how she…show more content…
“Just because you fail once doesn’t mean you’re gonna fail at everything” is my favorite quote because it doesn’t matter how many times you face failures but it’s a matter of finding something you are good at. Once I experienced the failure from getting bad scores from the test and my mom told me something like this Monroe’s quote. After that, I felt better and better because there were plenty of things that I can do better. There is another quote that I like which is “we are all of us stars, and we deserve to twinkle”. This quote is really touching because even though we are not stars, we all deserve to have our time to shine and time to show what we can do. The quote gives me a good vibes. I respect myself more and more after I found this powerful quote and how about you? Do you respect yourself

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