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MARILYN MONROE ‘The Iconic Darling of America & Hollywood’ (PART ONE)

To date, the legendary Hollywood actress Marilyn Monroe, is still a major popular cultural icon throughout America, and the Western World. Test your knowledge here, about the private life, loves, works and films of the famed Marilyn Monroe.

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  • Which one of the following movies did Marilyn Monroe not star, or act in?

    • Some Like It Hot
    • The Seven Year Itch
    • Gone with the Wind
    • How to Marry a Millionaire
  • Which type of character roles was Marilyn Monroe famous for acting, or playing, during her movies?

    • Comic “dumb-blonde” baffled, naïve character
    • Happy-go-Lucky “caring homely” character
    • Unfulfilled “coach-mentor” feminist character
    • Sultry “black-widow” femme-fatale character
  • In which decade did Marilyn Monroe become one of the world’s most popular leading sex symbols; and an emblem of the era’s changing attitudes towards female sexuality?

    • The 1940s
    • The 1950s
    • The 1960s
    • The 1970s
  • Which one of the following occupations did Marilyn Monroe not do, (or not work as); before she became an actress?

    • Office Executive
    • Singer
    • Factory Worker
    • Pin-up Model
  • How many times was Marilyn Monroe married during her lifetime?

    • Never married
    • Once married
    • Twice married
    • Three times married
  • Which one of the following movies did Marilyn Monroe not star, or act in?

    • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
    • Casablanca
    • Niagara
    • Don’t Bother to Knock
  • For how many years did Marilyn Monroe work, as a Top-Billed Hollywood actress; before she unexpectedly passed away, from an untimely death?

    • About 7 years
    • About 10 years
    • About 17 years
    • About 20 years
  • After becoming a film star, Marilyn Monroe faced a damaging scandal when the media revealed that she had posed for nude photos before she became a star. What effect did this scandal have on her career?

    • The scandal damaged her career briefly and much fewer people watched her films.
    • The scandal damaged her career permanently and she never fully recovered from it.
    • The scandal had not effect on her career and no one really paid any attention to it.
    • The scandal boosted her career and resulted in increased public interest in her films.
  • What was Marilyn Monroe’s real birth-name, as a child?

    • Gladys Pearl Baker
    • Grace McKee Goddard
    • Marilyn Martha Monroe
    • Norma Jeane Mortenson
  • By the time of Marilyn Monroe’s unexpected death; about how much money had her films grossed at that time; as one of USA’s Top Ten Money-Making Stars?

    • About $200 million
    • About $150 million
    • About $100 million
    • About $50 million

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