SLIDESHOW: 50 years later - Marilyn Monroe's death

SLIDESHOW: 50 years later - Marilyn Monroe's death

(WOIO) - It's been 50 years since Marilyn Monroe died.

The Hollywood icon was a sex symbol and actress and  best known for "Some Like It Hot" and for singing a sexy rendition of "Happy Birthday, Mr. President" to President John F. Kennedy at Madison Square Garden.

Monroe was found, naked, in her Brentwood home bedroom in 1962. A bottle of prescription pills was found on her nightstand. Her death was ruled a suicide.

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