|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute |
|Born:||1 June 1926||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Known As:||Sugar Kane Kowalczyk||"Some Like It Hot" (1959)|
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|Trivia:||Was roommates with Shelley Winters when they were both starting |
out in Hollywood.
|Had a dog named Tippy when she was a child. In her final, |
unfinished film, "Something's Got To Give," the dog was
also named Tippy.
|Started using the name Marilyn Monroe in 1946, but did not |
legally change it until 1956.
|Was 1947's Miss California Artichoke Queen.|
|(1954) Won Golden Globe award - World Film Favorite - Female.|
|Formed her own production company, Marilyn Monroe |
Productions, in 1955.
|(1960) Won Golden Globe award - Best Motion Picture Actress - Musical/Comedy|
for: "Some Like It Hot" (1959).
|(1962) Won Golden Globe award - World Film Favorite - Female.|
|(October 1997) Ranked #8 in Empire (UK) magazine's "The Top 100 |
Movie Stars of All Time" list.
|(1999) Voted "Sexiest Woman of the Century" by People Magazine.|
|Video:||TVGuide.com||Marilyn Monroe Videos.|
|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Marilyn Monroe Filmography.|
|Departed:||5 August 1962||Los Angeles, California, USA|
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