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Marilyn Monroe in Niagara

Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962)

Playboy Sweetheart of the Month December 1953 (Historically considered the first ever Playboy Playmate)

Film Deaths[]

  • Niagara (1953) [Rose Loomis]: Strangled with her white scarf worn under her black dress by Joseph Cotten in a bell tower. The murder is shown in shadow, and as the camera pans the bells of the tower for added suspense, and her body falls into the frame afterwards with Cotton holding the scarf.

Noteworthy Connections[]

  • Foster sister of Jody Lawrance
  • Ex-wife of Joe DiMaggio (famed baseball player)
  • Ex-wife of Arthur Miller (famed playwright)
  • Mistress of President John F. Kennedy
  • Ex-girlfriend of Jorge Guinile (Brazilian billionaire)
  • No relation to Carolyn Monroe.