Marilyn Monroe was one of the most enduring iconic figures in the world, shaping history through his existence and actions after death.
The beloved star tragically died on August 4, 1962 at the age of 36.
Where is Marilyn Monroe buried?
Marilyn Monroe is buried at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park & Mortuary in Los Angeles, California.
It lies in crypt number 24 in the Corridor of Memories.
Westwood Village Memorial Park is a cemetery full of famous entertainers.
Those who died include Hugh Hefner and Roy Orbison.
What happened to Marilyn Monroe?
Marilyn Monroe died of a barbiturate overdose at her home in Los Angeles.
She was discovered lying naked on her bed, face down, with a phone in her hand.
Empty bottles of pills she had been prescribed to treat her depression were scattered around the room.
After a brief investigation, police concluded that her death was “caused by a self-administered tranquilizer overdose and that the manner of death is likely suicide.”
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Although officially labeled an overdose, many conspiracy theorists believe the star was murdered.
Detectives investigated the possibility of her 1982 murder, but found no evidence of foul play.
Who was Marilyn Monroe?
Born on June 1, 1926, Marilyn Monroe — real name Norma Jeane Mortenson — was an actress and model known for her role in the sexual revolution of the 1950s and 60s.
Known for her blonde locks and full body, Marilyn starred in over 30 films before her death in 1962.
In 1954, Marilyn started her own production company after contracting issues due to her typography and sex symbolism.
She married three times in her life: once to James Dougherty from 1942 to 1946; once to Joe DiMaggio, from 1954 to 1955; and once to Arthur Miller, from 1956 to 1961.
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