Marilyn Monroe — Her Character, Personality, and Temperament.

You never hear people talk about the personality and character of Marilyn Monroe. So what was she really like?

Tessa Schlesinger
Jan 21 · 7 min read
Film posters (advertising) of Marilyn Monroe’s various films. Public Domain.

The Speedy Gonzales Biography of Marilyn Monroe

Monroe as a model in 1945 Public Domain Postcard
Three wedding days for Marilyn Monroe — to James Dougherty, Joe DiMaggio, and Arthur Miller. Public Domain and Fair Use
Monroe greeting the troops in Korea on New Years Day, 1954 Creative Commons

Marilyn Monroe’s Character and Personality

Marilyn Monroe posed nude for photographer Tom Kelley, and the photos were sold to Playboy Magazine. Own artwork rendered from existing photos.

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Global citizen. Author. Thinker. Polymath. Climate change. Progressive. Loves photography, beauty, dancing, and believes benevolence is a survival mechanism.

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